Author: Long Island Pulse | Published: Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Quiksilver presents the Quiksilver Pro New York, a four-day professional surf competition amid an assemblage of action sports and music performances, in Long Beach, New York from 9/1-9/15.
The Quiksilver Pro New York—the inaugural United States event within the Quiksilver Pro Global Series, and the first-ever ASP (Association of Surfing Professionals) World Tour stop on the East Coast—features 34 ASP contestants vying for surfing’s first one million dollar purse; a live concert stage; motocross, skateboarding and BMX demos; event merchandise and more.
Scheduled to appear:
The Flaming Lips
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Portugal. The Man
Taking Back Sunday
Saves The Day
Admission is free to the public.
Additional information, including action sports and music performance schedules, can be found at http://quiksilverpro.com.
*Quiksilver also presents “The Tony Hawk Vert Jam,” a half-pipe demo at Hudson River Park Pier 54 (http://hudsonriverpark.org), on Friday, 9/2 (2:00PM). Scheduled to appear: Tony Hawk, Kevin Staab, Jesse Fritsch, Mitchie Brusco, Sandro Dias, Neal Hendrix and Elliot Sloan.