Photo: Brent Dorrington (AUS) was a standout on Day 1 posting an impressive 9.50 point ride (out of a possible 10) to advance through to Round 2

Some solid four to five foot (1.2 to 1.5 meter) waves are breaking for Day 2 of competition and all top seeds will paddle out in order to complete the 24-Heat round. With 25-minute battles, officials aim at completing 10 hours of contest today and the last 48 men in the Rip Curl Boardmasters will be known tonight.

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