Round 1 Of Boost Mobile Pro Gets Underway Today; Watch It Live

Boost Mobile Pro presented by Hurley
Stop No. 7 of 11 on the 2008 ASP World Tour
Lower Trestles, California, USA
September 7-13, 2008

2000 ASP World Champion Sunny Garcia has drawn Taj Burrow and Chris Ward today. Photo courtesy ASP Kirstin/Covered Images

SAN CLEMENTE, California (Monday, Sept. 8, 2008) – Round 1 of the Boost Mobile Pro presented by Hurley will run at Lower Trestles today. The first heat is slated to hit the water at 8 a.m. in three to five foot (one metre plus) waves.
Officials will endeavor to run all 16 heats of Round 1 and the first two heats of Round 2 today. Heats will be 30 minutes in duration.

Bolstering the already stacked field will be former top-rated ASP World Tour surfers Rob Machado (USA), Sunny Garcia (HAW) and Shane Beschen (USA) and wildcards Yadin Nicol (AUS) and Brett Simpson (USA).

Watch the live webcast on boostmobilepro.com.

Upcoming Round 1 Boost Mobile Pro pres. by Hurley Heat Match-Ups:
Heat 1: Kai Otton (AUS), Jordy Smith (ZAF), Travis Logie (ZAF)
Heat 2: Bobby Martinez (USA), Damien Hobgood (USA), Aritz Aranburu (EUK)
Heat 3: Adriano de Souza (BRA), Taylor Knox (USA), Jihad Khodr (BRA)
Heat 4: C.J. Hobgood (USA), Kieren Perrow (AUS), Daniel Ross (AUS)
Heat 5: Andy Irons (HAW), Roy Powers (HAW), Ricky Basnett (ZAF)
Heat 6: Bede Durbidge (AUS), Ben Dunn (AUS), Brett Simpson (USA)
Heat 7: Joel Parkinson (AUS), Tim Reyes (USA), Yadin Nicol (AUS)
Heat 8: Kelly Slater (USA), Dayyan Neve (AUS), Shane Beschen (USA)
Heat 9: Mick Fanning (AUS), Tom Whitaker (AUS), Rob Machado (USA)
Heat 10: Taj Burrow (AUS), Chris Ward (USA), Sunny Garcia (HAW)
Heat 11: Jeremy Flores (FRA), Dane Reynolds (USA), Heitor Alves (BRA)
Heat 12: Bruce Irons (HAW), Mikael Picon (FRA), Rodrigo Dornelles (BRA)
Heat 13: Adrian Buchan (AUS), Tiago Pires (PRT), Ben Bourgeois (USA)
Heat 14: Luke Stedman (AUS), Pancho Sullivan (HAW), Luke Munro (AUS)
Heat 15: Fredrick Patacchia (HAW), Jay Thompson (AUS), Royden Bryson (ZAF)
Heat 16: Dean Morrison (AUS), Mick Campbell (AUS), Neco Padaratz (BRA)