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The Fantasy Wash-Up: Post-Trestles Recap

Let’s start with some recognition:  the name Felonious Crunk can be carved in stone as the inaugural winner of a Surf-Stats Clubhouse event with an impressive score of 681.26 (event rank: 341).  I should disclose that Felonious Crunk is owned by my good friend Dave,  but given that he ignored my horrible suggestions and was in the lead throughout most of the contest,  I’d have to say that a massive congratulations are in order (you punk).  Oh,  and some guy named Mick Fanning won... Read more

Last updated September 19, 2015 by Surf-Stats

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Trestles Fantasy Outlook

Welcome back!  Our projections fared well in Tahiti,  with Jeremy Flores sailing to victory on the HMS Comeback.  Surf-Stats Tier B LOCK Gabriel Medina took second place while John John Florence succumbed to our outlined risks.  To be fair,  Florence did surf 100% physically,  but we'll get to why he lost in depth.  California,  here we come - onto the Outlooks... [tabby title="WSL Men's"] Men’s WSL Fantasy Outlook Injury Notes: Read more

Last updated September 5, 2015 by Surf-Stats

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The Fantasy Wash-Up: Men's Trestles WSL Fantasy

So,  Flores eh?  I didn’t see that coming,  did I?  The beauty of the WSL Fantasy Surfing is that each new contest provides a fresh start,  a new opportunity,  hell,  a shot at redemption.  Regardless of how your team went at Tahiti,  there’s plenty to get excited about;  Trestles offers the elite tour surfers the closest possible conditions to a surfers’  playground and we’re about to see some top-shelf,  high performance surfing take place.  Let’s get picking… I won’t go over my 3 rules of team selection in detail again,  ... Read more

Last updated September 3, 2015 by Balyn McDonald

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Trestles Research Tools

Check the tabs below to get your research on!  Men's and Women's Trestles Conditions AHS and Fantasy Surfer Points Per Dollar tables - Sortable!  Awesome!  We'll be posting our Fantasy Outlooks soon so check back or follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for updates.  See you out there, and happy drafting![xt_tab style="xa-default" ][xt_item title="Men's Conditions AHS" icon="Select Icon---"][table id=147 /][/xt_item][xt_item title="Men's Fantasy Surfer Pts/$" icon=""][table id=144 /][/xt_item][xt_item title="Women's Conditions AHS" icon=""][table id=145 /][/xt_item][xt_item title="Women's Fantasy Surfer Pts/$" icon="Select Icon---"][table id=146 /][/xt_item][/xt_tab] Read more

Last updated August 30, 2015 by Surf-Stats

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Balyn McDonald (AUS): Tahiti WSL Fantasy Recap & The Fantasy Wash Up

Surf-Stats Featured Member Balyn McDonald is back with a recap of Tahiti, word on his new Facebook Blog The Fantasy Wash Up and why he thinks we all need to get a WSL Fantasy Group together for Trestles.  We put up a post-event Picks Rankings Table, so check it out as well, but this will serve as our recap as well since we've started crunching for the Hurley Pro.  Onto The Wash Up...   The Fantasy Wash Up First, let me congratulate Read more

Last updated August 26, 2015 by Surf-Stats

Tahiti Recap Table

Wondering how each competitor fared in TAH?  Here's a recap table and our Pick Ranking for each surfer!  We'll be back soon with a more thorough grade on our projections and Outlooks.  For the time being, we can say we nailed it with our LOCK - Gabriel Medina.  He beat out John John Florence - who we suggested would be risky - on his way to the Finals. We also gave you three great value sleeper picks in Italo Ferreira, Kai Otton and Wiggolly Dantas and hope you listened to... Read more

Last updated August 25, 2015 by Surf-Stats

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Tahiti Featured Member Outlook - Balyn McDonald (AUS)

Our first Surf-Stats Featured Member Outlook comes from Australia's Balyn McDonald, who looks to add a touch of color to our analysis.  Balyn doesn't tip-toe around, his Outlook shoots from the hip and tells it like it is.  So pour yourself a hot cup of Real-Talk, and check it out! Tahiti WSL Outlook by Balyn McDonald - 11 August, 2015 I know:  another douchebag telling you who to pick for your fantasy team, right?  Wrong!  I’m THE douchebag.  Forget Ross Williams with his  “I’m sorry Micro,... Read more

Last updated August 12, 2015 by Surf-Stats

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Tahiti Pro Fantasy Outlooks

HEY!  Don't just read our Outlooks,  take a gander at our stats,  too!  It's what we're famous for:  Tahiti Conditions AHS Table / Fantasy Surfer Points/$ Values Table   INJURY UPDATE: 11 August, 2015 - Jordy Smith and Matt Banting have finally made their withdrawals official.  We don't want to say we knew 100% neither would be surfing, but only because statistics hates certainty.  We'll say 99.999%.   The two will be replaced by QS #'s 3 and 4 Aritz Aranburu and Garrett Parkes, which... Read more

Last updated August 8, 2015 by Surf-Stats

Tahiti Fantasy Surfer Pts/$ Table

Keep a lookout for Matt Banting to make an official call on his injury status. [table id=142 /] Read more

Last updated August 8, 2015 by Surf-Stats

Tahiti Conditions AHS Table

Will it be Owen Wright? Defending Champ Gabriel Medina? Start crunching, the 14th is coming up quick! [table id=141 /]   Read more

Last updated August 4, 2015 by Surf-Stats

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