Monday, July 20, 2009
The US Open Hits Huntington Beach
The Hurley US Open of Surfing kicks off this week in Huntington Beach. The event, which is billed as the largest surf contest in the world, attracts more than a quarter million spectators. Many an epic battle has been fought here: Curren vs. Occy, Slater vs. Beschen, Machado vs. Irons. Who will emerge triumphant? ...only time will tell. If you happen to be in Southern California, make sure and check it out. Take advantage of the free posters and an opportunity to meet the pro surfers.