HONOLULU, Oahu/Hawaii (Friday, November 30, 2012) - All-time conditions at Sunset Beach today hold the promise of a day that will go down in VANS World Cup of Surfing history. Wave face heights are at 15 feet and on the rise.
Hitting the waves today: Tanner & Dane Gudauskas (Ca., USA); Joan Duru (FRA); Nat Young (Ca., USA); Mark Occhilupo (AUS); Willian Cardoso (BRA); and 58 other surfers in the round of 96.
A complete round up report with results and links to still imagery and video will be distributed at the end of the day.
In celebration of 30 years of world class surfing, the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing hydrated by vitaminwater offers $1million in prize money this year, including a $100,000 bonus, a Harley Davidson motorcycle, and a $10,000 custom Nixon watch for the overall series champion. Each of the three events of the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing has a two-week holding period within which to run, requiring just 3-4 days of excellent surf to be completed. To find out when the event is running, log on to: www.VansTripleCrownOfSurfing.com