Surfers competing in the Boost Mobile Pro presented by Hurley have been greeted by excellent one metre (three foot) waves at Trestles, Southern California this morning as organisers blow the whistle for the start of round one.
Sixteen heats will make up the first day’s play with three-man heats the order, kicking off with heat one consisting of Bruce Irons (HAW), Adriano de Souza (BRA) and David Weare (ZAF).
The Boost Mobile Pro will run straight through to Saturday September 16.
With the live webcast underway as we speak stay tuned to all the action on www.aspworldtour.com or www.boostmobilepro.com
The live webcast of the event will begin at approximately 7.35am (US East Coast time) each day with the “Dawn Patrol,” a live variety morning show hosted by former Foster’s ASP Men’s World Tour competitor Pat O’Connell and Boost Mobile’s Mark Fewell, which will lead into competition start at 8am.
At the end of each day (approximately 5pm) a “Sunset Sessions” live afternoon show will be hosted by Peter King and Jodie Hillyard.
The shows will feature surfer interviews, highlight clips, celebrity and guest special appearances, swell forecasts, and analysis of each day’s competition.
During the live coverage throughout the day the Boost Mobile Pro commentary team will include professional sportscasters David Stanfield and Charlie Fox, pro surfers and media personalities Mike Parsons, Pat O’Connell, Peter King, Brock Little, Saxon Boucher and Jodie Hillyard, and Hurley model Rosie O’Laffertey.
Special guest appearances will also be made by Slater and former event winner Richie Lovett (USA) who has just recently returned to the water after he had a hip replacement due to cancer.
In addition to the live webcast, www.boostmobilepro.com is an interactive website with photos, video clips, downloads, and promotions to win great prizes.