Vans US Open Lands On Huntington Beach


Image Source: WSL

Image Source: WSL

Huntington Beach will be the playground for the world’s best surfers in the 2016 Vans US Open that will kick off this weekend. Men’s and Women’s junior champions will be crowned during the event, a QS10,000 winner and the winner of Stop No. 6 on the women’s Championship Tour will also be crowned. It will be nine days of surfing competition that will begin with the Men’s QS10,000 trials event.

The QS (Qualifying Series) and CT (Championship Tour) events will broadcast live on WSL
and corresponding apps.

World Surf League has released the following schedule for the entire event.

Saturday, July 23
QS10,000: Trials, 8 a.m.

Sunday, July 24
Junior Men: Rounds One and Two, 8 a.m.

Monday, July 25
QS10,000: Rounds One and Two (Heats 1-8), 7:30 a.m.
Junior Women: Round One, 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, July 26
QS10,000: Completion of Round Two (Heats 9-24), 7:30 a.m.
Junior Women: Quarterfinals, 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 27
Championship Tour: Rounds One and Two, 7:30 a.m.
QS10,000: Round Three (Heats 1-6), 1:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 28
Championship Tour: Rounds Three and Four, 7:30 a.m.
QS10,000: Completion of Round Three (Heats 7-12), 11:30 a.m.
Junior Men: Quarterfinals, 2:40 p.m.

Friday, July 29
QS10,000: Round Four, 7:30 a.m.
Championship Tour: Quarterfinals, 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, July 30
QS10,000: Round Five
Junior Men and Women: Semifinals and Finals followed by Vans Joel Tudor Duct Tape Invitational and Awards Ceremony, 12 p.m.

Sunday, July 31
QS10,000: Quarterfinals, 8 a.m.
QS10,000 and Championship Tour: Semifinals and Finals followed by Awards Ceremony, 10 a.m.