World Longboard championships start in China

Riyue Bay ASP World Longboard Champs
Hosted by Wanning


ASP men's WLT
Riyue Bay, Wanning Hainan Island China
24 November - 1 December 2013

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Round One On in China at Riyue Bay in clean surf

Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 24 November, 2013 - Hainan Island, China - Clean conditions with good 3 feet plus sets sees round one called on at the Riyue Bay ASP World Longboard Championships hosted by Wanning. The world's best longboarders have fully familiarised themselves with the reef over the past three days and it's now down to the serious side of competing for the 2013 ASP World Longboard title.

"We waited through the outgoing tide this morning and now the tide has turned we're seeing bigger and more consistent sets along with very clean clean winds which look ideal for round one" said Contest Director Dane Jordan.

Round 1 Heat Draw
Heat 1: Tony Silvagni (USA), Keenan Edwards (HAW), Thomas King (ZAF)
Heat 2: Harley Ingleby (AUS), Piccolo Clemente (PER), Steven McLean (USA)
Heat 3 : Nelson 111 Ahina (HAW), Yuji Hata (JPN), Aurelien Meynieux (REU)
Heat 4 : Kai Sallas (HAW), Jefson Silva (BRA), Kota Sakuroka (JPN)
Heat 5 : Ned Snow (HAW), Steven Newton (USA), Jeferson Silva (BRA)
Heat 6: Taylor Jensen (USA), Zhuang Tie (CHN), Emilien Fleury (FRA)
Heat 7 : Edouard Delpero (FRA), Phil Rajzman (BRA), Thomas Kibblewhite (NZL)
Heat 8 : Cole Robbins (USA), Adam Griffiths (GBR), Nic Jones (AUS)
Heat 9 : Duane Desoto (HAW), Remi Arauzo (FRA), Bonga Perkins (HAW)
Heat 10 : Antoine Delpero (FRA), Timothee Creignou (FRA), Matthew Moir (ZAF)
Heat 11 : Jared Neal (AUS), Ben Skinner (GRB), Andre Derizons (HAW)
Heat 12: Rodrigo Sphaier (BRA), Amaro Matos (BRA), Chen Tong Ming (TPE)