HUNTINGTON BEACH, California/USA (Monday, January 24, 2011) – Although it’s only January, the ASP season is firing on all cylinders this week with everything from a men’s ASP Star Series event in Hawaii, to an ASP Pro Junior comp going down in Australia to longboarding action down in South America.
The waiting period for the first major ASP Star series event has begun today with the ASP 5-Star Volcom Pipe Pro, which is expecting heaps of swell to ignite the deadly reef for the world’s hungriest of up-and-comers flocking to Oahu’s North Shore in search of priceless points toward their ASP World Ranking. Log on to http://www.volcompipepro.com/ for more info on the event.
Meanwhile, the ASP 6-Star Hurley Burleigh Pro Junior will kickoff the second event of the 2011 ASP Australiasia Pro Junior Series with an impressive $50,000 prize purse. The event is slated to see the region’s finest men’s under-21 competitors on the hunt for their spot on the 2011 ASP World Junior Tour and the event runs from January 26 – 30th 2011. For more on the Hurley Burleigh Pro Junior check out http://www.hurleyprojnr.com/
To keep things well rounded this week, the ASP 6-Star Huanchado Longboard Pro Peru is unfolding at Playa El Elio in Trujillo, Peru from January 26 – 29. Log back on to www.apworldtour.com for updates on some of the world’s finest longboarding action.