Epic Conditions Expected for the US Open of Surfing this Weekend

Posted By: The Ski Channel on July 24, 2009 3:44 pm

Lack of snow this summer got you down?  Stop crying into your snowboard, a southern swell of 5 to 7 feet or more is expected to deliver epic conditions for the Hurley US Open of Surfing at Huntington Beach this weekend.   More than 500,000 fans are expected to descend on “Surf City, USA” for what is considered the ultimate surfing competition and venue.  Special to the event this year are an “All Star” session where the fan favorites compete in special heats in addition to a full music and lifestyle festival to celebrate this, the 50th year of the event.  For more info, check out the official site for the US Open of Surfing