FIRST PHOTO: Joel Parkinson rides a wave Friday en route to winning the Billabong Pipe Masters and Association of Surfing Professionals world title Friday on Oahu's North Shore. Parkinson, who defeated Josh Kerr in the Pipeline final, finished ahead of 11-time world champion Kelly Slater in the season standings. Sebastien Zietz of Kauai had secured the Triple Crown earlier in the week.
SECOND PHOTO: Parkinson holds his world-championship trophy.
Association of Surfing Professionals / KELLY CESTARI photo