Lowers Lights Up For Surfing America Championships On Friday

Lowers lit up today for the Surfing America Championships. And it’s only going to get better as the south swell on tap mixes with the Hurricane Celia swell. Get ready for some boundaries to be pushed by the nation’s best surfers. The event takes a lay day tomorrow and resumes action on Sunday morning, running until Monday and culminating in the naming of the 2011 PacSun USA Surf Team. Watch all the action LIVE at surfingamericalive.com as the best kids in America go for National Titles. And stay tuned to transworldsurf.com for full wraps each day.

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Brother Andino nosepickin' his way to a 10. Photo: Steindler
Brother Andino nosepickin' his way to a 10. Photo: Steindler
Luke Davis cutting some early morning Lowers glass. Photo: Steindler
Luke Davis cutting some early morning Lowers glass. Photo: Steindler
Andrew Doheny slashing on his backhand. Photo: Steindler
Andrew Doheny slashing on his backhand. Photo: Steindler
Evan Geiselman is like an acrobat. Look how far up his front foot is. Photo: Steindler
Evan Geiselman is like an acrobat. Look how far up his front foot is. Photo: Steindler
God damn Lowers looks fun. Photo: Steindler
God damn Lowers looks fun. Photo: Steindler
Conner Coffin can't take his eyes off Lowers, not even for Ryan Simmons. Photo: Steindler
Conner Coffin can't take his eyes off Lowers, not even for Ryan Simmons. Photo: Steindler
Florida's Evan Thompson awaits his quarterfinals heat on Sunday. Photo: Steindler
Florida's Evan Thompson awaits his quarterfinals heat on Sunday. Photo: Steindler
Daniel Glenn psyching on Lowers. Photo: Steindler
Daniel Glenn psyching on Lowers. Photo: Steindler
Encinitas-bred Taylor Clark. Photo: Steindler
Encinitas-bred Taylor Clark. Photo: Steindler
Jersey boy and all around good kid Pat Schmidt. Photo: Steindler
Jersey boy and all around good kid Pat Schmidt. Photo: Steindler
Nage Melamead taking home a heat win today. Photo: Steindler
Nage Melamead taking home a heat win today. Photo: Steindler
Dylan Kowalski. Photo: Steindler
Dylan Kowalski. Photo: Steindler
Conner Coffin usually known for his man carves and barrel skills can also fly with the best of them. Photo: Steindler
Conner Coffin, usually known for his man carves and barrel skills, can also fly with the best of them. Photo: Steindler
And here's Conner showing off his versatility. Photo: Steindler
And here's Conner showing off his versatility. Photo: Steindler

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