January 28th, 2016
3 Cups 1 Day | Pipemasters Final Recap Fanning Wins a World Title, Slater Wins Pipe, & John John Takes the Triple Crown
SWELL photog Domenic Mosquiera braved the biggest crowds in Triple Crown history to capture the craziest Pipe final since AI vs. Slater.
Mick meditates before attempting a must-win, back-to-back buzzer-beater for his 3rd title.
After the A.I-esque roll-in and bottom-turn, Fanning grabs rail and prays for a 9.56 or higher.
JJF’s last second, backdoor barrel was almost enough to snag his first Pipemasters trophy.
Disappointed to not get the score…
…but stoked on his second Triple Crown title
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