ZIPPERS, Los Cabos/Mexico (Monday, June 17, 2013) – Competition has been called off for the opening day of the ASP 6-Star Los Cabos Open of Surf, with small one-to-two foot waves on offer at Zippers.
The Los Cabos Open of Surf’s ASP 6-Star status will play a crucial role in surfers’ qualification campaigns for the 2014 ASP World Championship Tour, and several of the most talented up-and-coming competitors from around the globe have flocked to Los Cabos to compete at the iconic Mexican pointbreak of Zippers this week.
“We’ve got small surf this morning and have decided to call competition off for today,” Brian Robbins, ASP North America Tour Manager said. “We’ve got time in the waiting period to wait for improved conditions and the forecast looks good as the week progresses. We’ll be back at Zippers tomorrow morning with plans of starting Round 1.”
When Los Cabos Open of Surf competition begins, Leandro Usuna (ARG), Flavio Nakagima (BRA), Halley Batista (BRA) and Carlos Ramos (MEX) will face off in Heat No. 1 of the Round of 144.
The Los Cabos Open of Surf holds a waiting period from June 17-23, 2013 and is webcast LIVE via www.loscabosopenofsurf.com.
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UPCOMING LOS CABOS OPEN OF SURF ROUND 1 MATCH UPS:
Heat 1: Leandro Usuna (ARG), Flavio Nakagima (BRA), Halley Batista (BRA), Carlos Ramos (MEX)
Heat 2: Ian Gouveia (BRA), Dillon Perillo (USA), Evan Valiere (HAW), Alex Smith (HAW)
Heat 3: Marco Fernandez (BRA), Guillermo Satt (CHL), Dean Bowen (AUS), Jatyr Berasaluce (EUK)
Heat 4: Kiron Jabour (HAW) Lucas Silveira (BRA), Ian Gentil (HAW), Tristan Guibaud (FRA)
Heat 5: Davey Cathels (AUS), Teppei Tajima (JPN) Jeffrey Lukasik (USA), Saxon Lumsden (AUS)
Heat 6: Gony Zubizarreta (ESP), Jerome Forrest (AUS), Jose Ferreira (PRT), Nathan Carvalho (HAW)
Heat 7: Conner Coffin (USA) Krystian Kymerson (BRA), Caetano Vargas (BRA), Dane Anderson (USA)
Heat 8: Nic Von Rupp (DEU), Steven Pierson (PYF), Lucas Santamaria (ARG), Johnny Norris (USA)
Heat 9: Santiago Muniz (ARG), Sebastian Correa (PER), Nils Schweizer (USA), Victor Done (USA)
Heat 10: Wade Carmichael (AUS), Kaimana Jaquias (HAW), Phillip Goold (USA), Koa Smith (HAW)
Heat 11: Brent Dorrington (AUS), Sidney Guimaraes (BRA), Dege O’Connell (HAW), Chris Foster (HAW)
Heat 12: Heath Joske (AUS), Kai Barger (HAW), Yijiro Tsuji (JPN), Allan Krulick (MEX)
Heat 13: Caio Ibelli (BRA) David Van Zyl (ZAF) ,Chase Wilson (USA), Olea Martin (MEX)
Heat 14: Luke Davis (USA), Ryan Callinan (AUS) Ian Crane (USA), Tanner Hendrickson (HAW)
Heat 15: Thomas Woods (AUS), Arashi Kato (JPN) Ethan Egiguren (EUK), Alan Donato (BRA)
Heat 16: Ricky Whitlock (USA), Luel Felipe (BRA), Michael February (ZAF) Cristobal De Col (PER)
Heat 17: Cooper Chapman (AUS), Marcelo Rodriguez (ARG), Ty Watson (AUS), Jason Harris (USA)
Heat 18: Adrien Toyon (FRA), Matt Lewis-Hewitt (AUS), Medi Veminardi (REU), Kevin Sullivan (HAW)
Heat 19: Manuel Selman (CHL), Gavin Gillette (HAW), Koa Rothman (HAW), Jeronimo Vargas (BRA)
Heat 20: David do Carmo (BRA), Richard Christie (NZL), Hiroto Ohhara (JPN), Kimitri Ouvre (GLP)
Heat 21: Maxime Huscenot (FRA), Cahill Bell-Warren (AUS), Dylan Southworth (MEX), Brad Ettinger (USA)
Heat 22: Garrett Parkes (AUS), Dylan Goodale (HAW), Alexandre Chacon (BRA), Eneko Acero (EUK)
Heat 23: Jeremy Johnston (USA), Frederico Morais (PRT), Billy Kemper (HAW), Vicente Romero (ESP)
Heat 24: Dale Staples (ZAF), Miguel Tudela (PER), Matt Pagan (USA), Kai Lowe (MEX)