Hurley Pro & Swatch Women's Pro Trestles
World Surf League Men's Championship Tour event
World Surf League Women's Championship Tour event
Lower Trestles, San Clemente, California
7 - 18 September , 2016
Hurley Pro at Trestles round 1 to follow women's elimination round 2
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 8 September, 2016 - The Swatch Women’s Pro, Stop No. 7 of 10 on the 2016 Samsung Galaxy WSL Championship Tour (CT), will recommence this morning with Round 2 called ON for an 8:00 a.m. start.
The Hurley Pro, Stop No. 8 of 11 for the men’s CT, will follow with Round 1. The world’s best will take on heated match-ups at Lower Trestles in building four-to-six foot (1 - 2 metre) waves.
“That swell is filling in nicely and with what we’ve seen so far this morning we’re definitely on,” WSL Commissioner Kieren Perrow said. “We’ll start with Round 2 of the women and move directly into the men’s Round 1. It should be a really exciting day of competition with the waves coming through and the world’s best out there to put on a show for everyone.”
Tyler Wright (AUS), current Jeep Rankings Leader, will battle event wildcard Bethany Hamilton (HAW) in Round 2 Heat 3.
Round 2 Heat 4 will witness California-native Courtney Conlogue (USA) surf against 2016 WSL Rookie Chelsea Tuach (BRB).
First in the water, an all-Californian duel between Sage Erickson (USA) and Lakey Peterson (USA) will kick things off in elimination Round 2 Heat 1.
Following the Swatch Women’s Pro Round 2, the Men’s Hurley Pro will get their Round 1 underway with current World No. 5 Jordy Smith (ZAF) taking on Californian goofy-footerNat Young (USA) and Hawaiian Keanu Asing (HAW) in the opening heat of Round 1.
Round 1 will also see current World No. 1 on the Jeep Leaderboard, John John Florence (HAW), battle 2016 WSL Rookie Davey Cathels (AUS) and event wildcardBrett Simpson (USA) in Heat 6.
The Hurley Pro and Swatch Women’s Pro will be webcast LIVE on WorldSurfLeague.comas well as the WSL app.
The event is also being carried by the WSL's LIVE broadcast partners Fox Sports Australia, CBS Sports in the United States, ESPN Brasil, Globosat in Brazil, Edgesport, Sky NZ, Sport TV in Portugal, Canal + Deportes in Spain, Channel Nine, MCS France, Starhub in Singapore, and Oceanic Time Warner Cable 250 & 1250 in Hawaii.
For more information, check out WorldSurfLeague.com
Swatch Women’s Pro at Trestles Round 2 Match-Ups:
Heat 1: Sage Erickson (USA) vs. Lakey Peterson (USA)
Heat 2: Johanne Defay (FRA) vs. Alessa Quizon (HAW)
Heat 3: Tyler Wright (AUS) vs. Bethany Hamilton (HAW)
Heat 4: Courtney Conlogue (USA) vs. Chelsea Tuach (BRB)
Heat 5: Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) vs. Coco Ho (HAW)
Heat 6: Bianca Buitendag (ZAF) vs. Keely Andrew (AUS)
Hurley Pro at Trestles Round 1 Match-Ups:
Heat 1: Jordy Smith (ZAF), Nat Young (USA), Keanu Asing (HAW)
Heat 2: Julian Wilson (AUS), Kanoa Igarashi (USA), Ryan Callinan (AUS)
Heat 3: Adrian Buchan (AUS), Miguel Pupo (BRA), Kai Otton (AUS)
Heat 4: Gabriel Medina (BRA), Adam Melling (AUS), Alex Ribeiro (BRA)
Heat 5: Matt Wilkinson (AUS), Conner Coffin (USA), Tanner Gudauskas (USA)
Heat 6: John John Florence (HAW), Davey Cathels (AUS), Brett Simpson (USA)
Heat 7: Adriano De Souza (BRA), Wiggolly Dantas (BRA), Matt Banting (AUS)
Heat 8: Kelly Slater (USA), Filipe Toledo (BRA), Jeremy Flores (FRA)
Heat 9: Italo Ferreira (BRA), Caio Ibelli (BRA), Jack Freestone (AUS)
Heat 10: Mick Fanning (AUS), Joel Parkinson (AUS), Jadson Andre (BRA)
Heat 11: Kolohe Andino (USA), Josh Kerr (AUS), Stu Kennedy (AUS)
Heat 12: Sebastian Zietz (HAW), Michel Bourez (PYF), Alejo Muniz (BRA)