San Clemente, CA (March 27, 2014) — The 2014 Oakley High School Surf Team Challenge presented by SURFER kicks off this Saturday, March 29th at Seaside Reef in Cardiff, Calif. in collaboration with the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge. The Southwest Regional event will see 10 San Diego area high school teams compete for a bevy of sponsor prizes and accolades. Torrey Pines High School won both the inaugural event in 2012 and the follow up event last year, but this year is still anyone’s game.
2013 Oakley Surf Team Challenge SW Champs: Torrey Pines High School (L-R: Ryan Bone, Jack Dempsey, Tyler James, Kyle Timm) Photo: Nelson
The 10 confirmed teams are:
- Carlsbad High School
- La Costa Canyon High School
- Horizon Christian High School
- Point Loma High School
- Torrey Pines High School
- San Dieguito Academy
- Canyon Crest High School
- Mar Vista High School
- Santa Fe Christian High School
- La Jolla High School
The second event will take place at 54th/56th Street in Newport Beach, Calif. on May 31st.
An onsite Instagram contest at each event will get spectators involved in the prize action with the best post using #HSTC winning a custom Oakley iPad Mini, a digital subscription to Surfer Magazine, custom Futures Fins, Waterman’s Sunscreen products, and Oakley gear featuring the new Oakley Enduro sunglasses.
For more information, results and photos go to surfteamchallenge.com.
Special thanks to title sponsor Oakley, media sponsor SURFER Magazine and co-sponsors New Era, Futures Fins, Waterman’s Sunscreen and Banzai Bowls, without which the Surf Team Challenge series would not be possible.
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