Architecture of the dream

Looking at the Association of Surfing Professionals as it turns 30

Originally Published: December 17, 2010
By Kimball Taylor | ESPN Action Sports

Part One Part Two

The Association of Surfing Professionals will soon turn 30 years old. Odd to think that Dane Reynolds and Jordy Smith weren't even born when Ian Cairns, Mark Richards and Rabbit Bartholomew were first battling it out, but in actuality, the reasons for the ASP's existence -- and the challenges it faces in accomplishing its goals -- remain the same as they ever were. The ASP may be the longest-standing organizational body in action sports, but it's emerging from ...

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