Surfline coverage of the Santa Cruz Prime – up now!

    Results from the Surfing America Prime Steamer Lane, Santa Cruz, California

    Complete results from Surfing America Prime at Steamer Lane Santa Cruz are posted:

    While we are waiting for the video from this years Surfing America Prime at Santa Cruz, thought I would post up the video from the first Steamer Lane Prime in January of 2009. Great surfing by Kolohe Andino, Courtney Conlogue, Luke and Jake Davis, Ian Crane, Catherine Clark and more!

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    Nice article on @koloheandino22 by @ocbeaches on the cover of the #sanclementesunpost with a photo from one of his many Surfing America USA Championships titles. Kolohe has committed to helping the kids on the #usasurfteam he was on for so many years. Good luck on tour! This is your year!

    A few shots from the Prime comp are now up on Surfing America Facebook page. Note that the finalist shots are not included as those are being saved for event coverage.

    Note that there are not any shots of the finalists in this gallery. Those are being considered for event coverage on Surfline.
    These are also very quickly edited and the conditions are challenging at the Lane (backlit and high vantage point) so excuse the quality of some.

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    #tbt HBD #usasurfteam member @nolanrapoza shown here at a @surfwsa West Coast Championship in 2010. Happy Birthday Nolan!

    Super stoked for USA Surf Team member Ben Coffey. He was recognized last night for his achievements and contributions to the City of Santa Cruz Junior Lifeguards:
    Ben Coffey – California and US Jr. Lifeguard of the Year 2014

    Yesterday, at the City of Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation Department, Santa Cruz City Junior…

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    This guy had the best view of the event all weekend.

    A “Prime” (excuse the pun) example of our conditions over the weekend.