NBC Jeep, World Of Adventure Sports Commemorates Summer In Warm Waters Across The Globe

August 6 episode features adventure racing, surfing, windsurfing, and freestyle motocross

PORTLAND, Maine, July 13, 2005— NBC Jeep, World of Adventure Sports (JWOAS), an action and adventure sports series, will air its next episode on Saturday, August 6 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Hosted by Pat Parnell of NBC Sports, the program features an array of outstanding action and adventure sports events. For more information, please visit www.WorldofAdventureSports.com.

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TGR Untracked: Caroline Islands: The Jeep World of Adventure Sports takes you on a journey to the untamed and untracked Caroline Islands. Until now, this exotic spot has been surfed only a few times and never by the likes of these surfers. Witness the fearlessness of Pancho Sullivan and the raw talent of Raoni Monteiro, Kieren Perrow and Darren O’Rafferty as boards break and the excitement peaks. ¿

Jeep Hawaii Pro Windsurfing: Jeep World of Adventure Sports takes us to the PWA World Tour (Professional Windsurfers Association) as they gather on Maui, Hawaii for the annual Jeep Hawaii Pro. This spectacular event is held at the legendary Hookipa Beach Park, known for its uninterrupted swells and epic trade winds. Watch as the world’s most elite windsurfers gather on the North Shore to battle it out at the world’s most famous wave sailing break for the chance to achieve glory. ¿

Standing Wave Surf Expedition-Africa: Come along as world-class kayaker and filmmaker, Scott Lindgren, leads a crew of 3 pro surfers to one of the most powerful whitewater rivers on the planet-the Zambezi River. Watch as surfers hit the river at just the right time and ride Rapid Number 11, a perfect standing wave with an endless tube, happening for only a couple of weeks each year.