Top 34? It doesn't sound right. Since the early 1980s, the term has been "Top 44."
Forty four is kind of an odd number. It's not like the "Top 20" or "Top 50." Thirty four is equally awkward, but it's what the ASP has worked out to be the perfect number of surfers to compete in its ten events around the world, with a handful of wildcards thrown into each.
Either way, the list of tour surfers for 2011 has been finalized and with that came the announcement that Gabe Kling, ...
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