Pipeline, North Shore, Oahu, HI – (Jan. 29, 2010) – It’s a pristine Pipeline morning with buttery smooth conditions, hollow 8-foot barrels, and an epic second day is in store for the Volcom Pipeline Pro. Hitting the water today will be top seeds including Roy Powers (Haw), Bruce Irons (Haw), Mark Mathews (Aus), Sunny Garcia (Haw), and Cory Lopez (Florida).
Join the growing global online community watching the event live at Volcom.com/pipelinepro. In Hawaii, watch live on Oceanic Time Warner Cable channel 250 and 1250.
For exclusive Volcom Pipeline Pro video, photos and more, go to Transworldsurf.com.
To check out the latest conditions at Pipeline, go to Surfline.com’s Pipe cam.
This is Volcom’s first ever ASP event and is a critical component of the 2010 ASP Hawaii season, offering valuable points towards World Tour qualification, as well as wildcard berths into the December Pipeline Masters.
Volcom has always been dedicated to Hawaii – from supporting a team of world-class Hawaiian athletes and ambassadors, to giving back to the community through local charitable events, sponsorships and organizations. The Volcom Pipeline Pro is Volcom’s next step in their commitment to Hawaii.
FUEL TV will air a 30-minute wrap up show in America, Australia and Portugal at the conclusion of the event – details to be announced shortly.
To check surf forecasts for the event, visit Surfline.com – the official forecaster of the Volcom Pipeline Pro. Mahalo also to Transworld Surf and Electric for helping to bring this event to life.
Media requests for courtesy digital images and news footage should be directed to Jodi Wilmott, Ocean Promotion.