Local surfers head to China for World Longboard TourUPDATED 9:09 AM HST Nov 20, 2013Video Transcript
Starting NEXT week-- the top longboard surfers IN THE WORLD will go to China for the World Longboard Tour. This includes Hawaii surfers-- who will be competing for the world title. Joining me now is Andre Derizans - who is among that elite group of surfers - and 2010 world champion Duane Desoto. SUFER PICS IF WE GET BROLL Every year the Professional longboarding community gathers for the ASP Association of Surfing Professionals WLT World Longboard Tour. Top 2 surfers from each region around the world and top 20 from last year's rankings are going to be battling for the World Title in China from the 25th to the 30th of November of 2013. Top 36 pre qualified best surfers in the World!!! This year's qualifiers from Hawaii Bonga Perkins and Andre Derizans will join Ned Snow, Kai Sallas, Nelson Ahina, Duane DeSoto and Keegan Edwards, seeded surfers from last year's rankings, making a total of 7 Hawaiian representatives for competing for the World Title. Please allow us to come visit your show for an interview as I will invite evern If ssible I would like to hu the interview for anytimaetuesday vember 13t23My onsors are lal business Rainbow ive , Moku surop, Da Hui d Safety Systems Hawaii d will be glad to come give their word on how important they believe is the support for local rfers. D BIN CALLED AM AND RF Duane De Soto Surf Vid AM BIN?? You're watching KITV4 Morning News. It's .