Host extraordinaire Sal Masekela will take us to the 2012 Nike Lowers Pro surfing contest this Saturday, June 16 on NBC (1 pm ET/10 am PT) as part of the Red Bull Signature Series.
Young Brazilian pockets $40,000 cash, most valuable trophy in surfing and 6,500 ASP World Ranking Points
The Lowers Pro attracts several elite ASP World Championship Tour surfers and the finest up-and-coming pedigree to Lowers’ flawless surf, which consistently provides the perfect platform for a high-performance showdown.
The official party info of the Lowers Pro. If you’re in San Clemente, or within a 1,500 mile radius of it, you’re going to want to be at the OC Tavern on Saturday night.
Young Brazilian talent Gabriel Medina, 18, lead his fellow ASP World Championship Tour competitors in posting the day’s top scores.
In an event often dominated by aerials, today’s action saw power-surfers earn the day’s top scores amidst standout performances from an array of international competitors.
The Nike Lowers Pro, now in its fifth consecutive year, touts a $250,000 prize purse, a plethora of points towards the ASP World Ranking and a highly coveted, one-of-a-kind 14-karat gold railroad spike trophy worth more than $30,000.
Surfline, the official forecaster of the 2012 Nike Lowers Pro, has predicted a steady run of SSW swells and contestable surf for the entire contest window
Whether it be on the web, Time Warner Cable, or the Red Bull signature series, there will be no shortage of Lowers Pro coverage for surf fans around the world.
Embracing technology to the fullest and with Verizon Wireless as a partner, the 2012 Nike Lowers Pro will be at the forefront of digital innovation.