Sunday, October 26, 2014
Updated: Thursday, December 4, 2014
Stephanie Gilmore's first nine-point ride of the season was a crucial 9.00 that helped her defeat Carissa Moore (HAW) in the Roxy Pro Gold Coast Semifinals. She'd go on to win the event.
Gilmore scored a 9.17 at the Rip Curl Women's Pro Bells Beach to take a come-from-behind heat win in Round 3.
Gilmore's near-perfect 9.93 at the Vans US Open of Surfing was the highest single-wave score of the event.
Gilmore was on fire early at the Swatch Women's Pro Trestles, earning a 9.00 in Round 3.
Gilmore dominated the Final at Trestles, starting with a 9.50 on her opening ride.
Gilmore scored the only Perfect 10 of the Swatch Women's Pro Trestles in the Final to give her a near-perfect heat total of 19.50 out of 20.
Gilmore earned a 9.20 on her next ride that wouldn't factor into her heat total, but further exemplified her performance overall. Ultimately, she'd claim the event title.
Hot off her win at Trestles, Gilmore scored a 9.00 in the opening round of the Roxy Pro France.
At a crucial juncture in the Title race, Gilmore scored a 9.03 in the Cascais Women's Pro Final. The ride helped her win the event and move into the No. 1 spot on the rankings.