• THE NUMBERS

To alleviate the boredom while we wait for something to happen at Haleiwa, here are the digits on Joel's career so far. Thanks to our mate Mike Newman at RAS Sports for crunching them.

Debut// '99 (Wildcard), '01 (WCT)

Events// 92

Heats//349

Wins// 235

Win ratio// 67.34%

Quarters// 44

Semis// 26

Finals// 16

Wins// 9

Events per win//10.22

Favourite colour// Fuschia