Seabass joins athletes from wide array of action sports
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 19 June, 2014 - San Diego - Sony has announced further expansion of “Team Action Cam”, proudly welcoming surfer Sebastian “Seabass” Zietz to the elite group of action sports athletes. The rapidly growing “Team Action Cam” now features a total of 25 athletes spanning snow, ski, mountain bike, motocross, rallycross, BMX and surf that represent Sony’s versatile Action Cam product line.
“It’s thrilling to see Team Action Cam expanding to include these leading athletes and content creators. Every athlete in the group brings a unique point of view and their own special style to our family,” said Patrick Huang, director of the camcorder business at Sony Electronics. “Our innovative POV camera lineup, led by the flagship AS100V, gives them the creative freedom to share their stories with a level of video quality that is simply unmatched in the market today.”
“As the ASP World Tour continues this year I’ll have more and more opportunities to produce some truly unique content with legendary Sony quality. Action Cam allows me to show the world what my life and my surfing are really about,” said Seabass.
“Seabass” is a powerful yet stylish surfer who possesses a youthful energy in and out of the water. Widely regarded as one of the most exciting young surfers on the ASP World Tour, Seabass captured the 2012 Triple Crown of Surfing championship, 2012 Qualifying Tour championship and was a semifinalist in the 2012 Pipeline Masters. He began surfing at the age of six, turned professional at 16, and signaled his arrival when he won the 2007 Goofy vs. Regular event, the surfing world officially took notice when he won the Oakley Pro Junior Trifecta, Macy’s Trifecta Pro Junior, and the Oakley Pro Junior Trestles in 2008.