23 February 1983 |
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
|Residence||Currumbin, Queensland, Australia|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||82 kg (181 lb)|
|Best year||2nd - 2008 ASP World Tour|
|Sponsors||Fox), Mt Woodgee, Xcel Wetsuits, Freestyle watches, OAM surfboardsm SeaStradbroke|
1st - 2007 Triple Crown of SurfingAustralian Male Surfer of the Year 2008
|Stance||Natural (regular) foot|
Bede Durbridge was born in Brisbane, Queensland. He began in the Australasian Junior Series, and after four years in the World Qualifying Series joined the World Championship Tour in 2005, being among the 45 best surfers in the world.
As a professional, his strongest achievement is winning the Boost Mobile Pro in Trestles, San Clemente, California. Only five waves was enough for him to defeat the seven-time champion Kelly Slater. He later came in second in the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast of 2007. His total earning in the ASP World Tour so far is $231,385.
His wife is currently pregnant carrying their first child.
|ASP World Tour Wins|
|2008||Hang Loose Santa Catarina||Florianopolis, Santa Catarina||Brazil|
|2007||Rip Curl Pipeline Masters1||Oahu||Hawaii|
|2006||Boost Mobile Pro||Trestles, San Clemente, California||United States|
Outside of the ASP World Tour:
- 2004: Nokia Lacanau Pacific Motion Pro, Lacanau - France
- 2003: Rip Curl Newquay Board Masters, Newquay - England
1(Also winning the Triple Crown of Surfing)