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

    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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    One of the key pieces to getting surfing in the Olympics is coming online this summer in North Wales. Look for an ISA exhibition event shortly after opening. Purists will argue that it isn’t really surfing in a wave pool. You take away the knowledge of swell, reefs, sand bars, currents and tides. Our argument…

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    #tbt #usasurfteam #coachsimmo @rsimmo74 ripping in the team managers heat at the Surfing America Prime #saltcreek in May 2009. PC @gromshotz

    Surfing America had the honor of hosting some of the top junior surfers from the Texas Gulf Surfing Association at our Steamer Lane Santa Cruz USA Surf Team training and Surfing America Prime event earlier this month. We were very impressed with the enthusiasm and “go for it” attitude of these kids in waves of consequence. Stoked…

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    Great to see many year #usasurfteam member and USA Champion @koloheandino22 on the cover of the Sports Section of the #ocregister by @ocbeaches for his win at the #americanprosurfingseries #shoecitypro Almost half of the competitors in this event came through Surfing America programs. This is your year on tour Brother!