2014 USA Championships Finals

    Schedule and Draws for Steamer Lane


    Photo copyright Jack McDaniel

    Griffin Colapinto lighting up The Lane in Jan 2011 PC Jack McDaniel

    The schedule and heat draws for Steamer Lane can be downloaded by click HERE

    Look what @magicseaweed is forecasting for the Surfing America Prime at #uppertrestles Feb 7 & 8! 3 - 5 foot straight west on Saturday building to 5 - 7 feet on Sunday with light winds and sun! Let's hope this holds. If you are an invited surfer make sure you are registered. Email info AT if you lost the link. is forecasting a nice size West Swell for our Surfing America Prime at Upper Trestles February 7 & 8! If you are an invited surfer, make sure you register online now. If you lost the super secret registration link email info AT

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    #FBF regram from @ajneste of @cory_arrambide and @sageerickson at the 2007 @isasurfing World Junior Championships in France. No higher honor than to represent your country on the world stage! Congratulations Sage for grinding your way back on to the @wsl World Tour! PC @ajneste

    #tbt #regram from @janicearagon of the jersey she wore to her gold medal for Team USA at the 1984 World Surfing Championships. She was preceded by gold medalists Joyce Hoffman 65 & 66, Margo Godfrey 68, Alisa Schwarzstein (Cairns) 80 and followed by @andersenlisa 86, Julie Christian 2006 and @courtneyconlogue 2009. Who will be the next woman gold medalist for Team USA? #usasurfteam

    Anyone know AutoCad or Revit in San Clemente area and want to do a couple of easy projects for Surfing America? Need contest site layouts for a couple of events. Everything needed are standard BIM objects. email gregcruse AT

    Happy Birthday to Hurley’s Brandon Guilmette shown here ripping the team managers heat at the first Surfing America Prime at Uppers in February 2009! PC Jack McDaniel

    Happy 15th Birthday USA Surf Team member Tyler Gunter shown here in May 2009 at the Salt Creek Prime with Pops Larry Gunter. #instagrom #rcsurfer Photo by Jack McDaniel

    #lighthouse at #steamerlane #santacruz with the crowd of spectators lining the cliff watching the best under 18 year old surfers in the nation compete in epic surf. Watch the video. Link in our bio. @islandsburgers #islandsburgers #fineburgersanddrinks

    Happy belated 17th birthday (1/24) to USA Surf Team member and 2014 ISA World Junior Copper Medalist Maddie Peterson! Photo by Jack McDaniel at Steamer Lane Surfing America Prime January 2014.

    Great article in the Santa Cruz Sentinel on USA Surf Team member Ben Coffey.

    Shoulder Notes: Shaping a Coffey waterman
    Last week I strolled through downtown Santa Cruz and noticed a bumper sticker on a parked car…

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