SUNSET BEACH, Oahu/HI (Friday, October 26, 2012) – It was this time last year, at the HIC Pro surfing tournament at Sunset Beach, that Honolulu high school senior Ezekiel Lau (Honolulu) captured a win that earned him a wildcard into the prestigious Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. Since then, Lau has turned 18, graduated from […]
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HONOLULU, Oahu/Hawaii (Wednesday, October 17, 2012) – On the heels of the first major winter swell to hit the Hawaiian Islands, the HIC PRO presented by VANS will launch the 2012/13 North Shore big wave winter competition season on October 29, running through November 10. The HIC PRO is a $95,000 4-star rated Association of […]
SUNSET BEACH, Hawaii – (Sunday, November 6, 2011) – Ezekiel Lau, a 17-year-old high school senior, has won the $85,000 HIC Pro Presented by Vans, held at Sunset Beach today. Lau, who attends Kamehameha School, posted a convincing win over 15-year-old Maui schoolboy Ian Gentil; Kauai’s Kamalei Alexander, 33; and defending HIC Pro champion Billy […]
SUNSET BEACH, Hawaii – (Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011) – Maui surfers Hank Gaskell, 15-year-old Ian Gentil, and big-wave specialist Ian Walsh flew the neighbor island flag high at Sunset Beach today during day two of the HIC Pro, presented by Vans. An increase in swell offered great conditions and organizers expect to crown the 2011 […]
SUNSET BEACH, Hawaii (Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2011) – Sunset Beach pumped out flawless 6-foot surf today for the opening rounds of the $85,000 HIC PRO, presented by Vans. Velvet smooth conditions and consistent swell lines signaled the official start of the 2011 Hawaiian winter surf season. The HIC PRO is a 4-Star ASP men’s event […]
HONOLULU, Hawaii/USA – (Thursday, October 20, 2011) – Winter waves are pulsing onto Oahu’s North Shore with regularity, signaling that the world renowned big wave Hawaiian surf season is upon us. The HIC Pro at Sunset Beach – the precursor to the annual Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, presented by Rockstar Energy Drink – will […]
SUNSET BEACH, Oahu/Hawaii (November 5, 2010) – Maui’s Billy Kemper, 20, posted the largest win of his fledgling pro surfing career when he won the HIC Pro, presented by Vans, at Sunset Beach today. The victory also netted him the 2010 ASP Hawaii regional pro title and a start in next week’s Vans Triple Crown […]