Quilksilver Signs On To Title Surfing's USA Championships
Surfing America, the National Governing Body for surfing in the United States, and apparel brand, Quiksilver, today announced that the brand has agreed to title Sponsor the 2011 USA Championships, the nation's premier event in surfing. This year's Quiksilver USA Championships event will be held June 18-25th in California.
"We're excited to sponsor the USA Championships and support the future of surfing," said Mike Matey, VP Marketing of Quiksilver. "We can't wait to see the hottest young surfers in the country on the high-performance waves at Trestles - we know they'll put on quite a show and blow our minds."
"We're very pleased that Quiksilver has stepped up in support this year's USA Championships event," said Mike Gerard, Surfing America's executive director. "The news that the Live Webcast will run on the home page of Surfline, means it will reach over 120,000 people a day, which is amazing. This event is the crown jewel of American surfing and the combined involvement of Quiksilver and Surfline will take the event to new unprecedented heights. The very best young surfers in the United States are confirmed to be in the event and we're sure to see a spectacular display of talent."