Etnies Cup Surf in Costa Rica

This July, Etnies and La Isla Distribution proudly kicks off a newtradition: The Etnies Cup surf event and festivities in beautiful CostaRica. The Etnies Cup will be held at key summer surf spots including SanJose, Playa Hermosa and San Pedro during Costa Rica’s college vacation week:July 2nd-6th. This year’s events mark the first step toward building theannual freestyle format contest.

Events will feature US Pro Etnies riders Noah Johnson, John Logan, andEtnies Costa Rica riders Gilbert Brown, William Johnson and Germaine Medranowith live coverage and interviews by Teletica Channel 7 and Oxygen 104.3 FM.

The Etnies Cup event will take place at La Curva-Proyecto Playa Hermosa,Jaco. This competition will focus on freestyle surfing with big airs, spinsand slides with a purse of $2,500.00.

Schedule of events:

Date: Event:
July 2nd Tavarua Surf and Skate (San Jose)

July 3rd Live radio interviews with Oxigeno 104.3 FM
Pro surfer autograph signings in ArenasSkate & Surf Shop in San Pedro and Multiplaza Mall

July 4th Independence Party at Backyard Hotel inPlaya Hermosa, Jaco
July 5th Copa Etnies contest at La Curva

July 6th Copa Etnies semi-finals Copa Etnies festival at Backyard Bar withlive reggae music and Tabasco bikini model bikini contest

For more info on the Etnies Cup Surf Event call 643 1121 0244 4141 or email:Brooke.pedersen@soletechnology.com