6.0 Lowers Pro Back On; Rounds 2 And 3 To Be Completed Today

Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) North America

6.0 Lowers Pro (ASP WQS 4-Star)
Event No. 3 on the 2008 ASP North America World Qualifying Series (Men)
Oakley Pro Junior    
Event No. 3 on the 2008 ASP North America Pro Junior Series (Men)
Lower Trestles, California, United States of America
April 29 – May 3, 2008

SAN CLEMENTE, California (Wednesday, April 30, 2008) – Day 2 of the 6.0 Lowers Pro has commenced with competitors hitting the contestable two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves at Lower Trestles this morning for the remaining seven heats of Round 2 before moving into Round 3.

The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS) 4-Star event enjoyed a full day of competition yesterday, with standouts Shane Beschen (San Clemente, CA), Jason Collins (Santa Cruz, CA), Zach Keenan (Cardiff, CA) all ripping into the famed Lowers walls.

Today’s action promises much of the same with competition aiming to complete both Rounds 2 and 3 as well as the first two heats of Round 4.

All 6.0 Lowers Pro action is being webcast LIVE via www.nike6lowerspro.com

For more information, log onto www.aspworldtour.com or www.aspnorthamerica.org.

Remaining Round 2 Match-Ups: 160 surfers remaining (1st and 2nd advance)
Heat 10: Ted Navarro (USA), Sean Taylor (USA), Zach Plopper (USA), Omar Thievery (USA)
Heat 11: Jeremy Johnston (USA), Jamie O’Brien (HAW), Eric Worley (USA), Colin Schildhauer (USA)
Heat 12: Bobby Morris (USA), Corey Garcia (AUS), Dillon Perillo (USA), Rikaya Kitada (JPN)
Heat 13: Travis Mellem (USA), Michel Flores (BRA), Sebastian Seitz (HAW), Matt Myers (USA)
Heat 14: Eric McHenry (USA), Ian Ekberg (USA), Jensen Callaway (USA), Albera Layer (HAW)
Heat 15: Blake Jones (USA), Sean Hayes (USA), Brent Dorrington (USA), Adam Lambert (USA)
Heat 16: Kai Barger (HAW), Sean Tubbs (USA), Phillip Goold (USA), Jason Harris (USA)