FINAL DAY TODAY FOR MALIBU HYUGA PRO AT OGURAGAHAMA BEACH.

Oguragahama, Hyuga, Miyazaki
(Monday, October 14th, 2013)

2013 ASP JAPAN TOUR EVENT 7"MALIBU HYUGA PRO"commenced OCT.12th (SAT) and will crown the champions today OCT.14th (MON) at Oguragahama, Hyuga, Miyazaki.

The conditions at Oguragahama Beach this morning were 4 ft. (2 meter) with sunny weather.

In contestable surf on offer this morning, ASP Japan Tour Manager Tosh Omi called the surfers this morning at 7AM at the first call to get in action all the way to decide the champions.

The event boasts \1,500,000- total prize money on offer for the Star Series 1 star event, along with \500,000- for the men's LQS event and \200,000- for the women's LQS event named the" MALIBU HYUGA PRO LONGBOARD"respectively.

Stay tuned for official forecasts by Namidensetsu!!

http://www.namidensetsu.com/

The latest forecasts for today are as following below by Mr. Ogawa of Namidensetsu:

"The highs covering the whole Japan area widely should move off shore towards the
Tokai Seas slowly and a new pressure trough can move in from the west.

Typhoon Wipha (No.26) should gain more power and cruise further north west direction, and move closer to Okinawa by 14th, Monday.

The highs way off shore Tokai Seas and or highs moving off shore may send wind swells and
Swells from Typhoon Wipha (No.26) should get active. However many elements including the east to north east winds from all elements above may cause and or to qualities including surfaces and the conditions may close out in the afternoon"

UPCOMING 2013 MALIBU HYUGA PRO QUARTER FINALS MATCH-UPS:

Heat # 1:Naomi Kobayashi JPN, Izuki Tanaka JPN, Shun Murakami JPN,Ryota Matsushita JPN
Heat # 2:Kenta Hayashi JPN, Shuji Nishi JPN, Hiroto Ohhara JPN, Kai Hamase JPN
Heat # 3:Kaiki Yamanaka JPN, Dai Wako JPN, Yujiro Tsuji JPN, Jun Shiiba JPN
Heat # 4:Takumi Nakamura JPN, Kaishu Tanaka JPN,Arashi Kato JPN, Nobuyuki Osawa JPN

UPCOMING 2013 MALIBU HYUGA PRO LQS Men QUARTER FINALS MATCH-UPS:

Heat # 1:Yuji Hata JPN, Anri Nabeshima JPN, Tatsuo Fujii JPN, Yoh Haruzono JPN
Heat # 2: Go Suzuki JPN, Yasuaki Higashikawa JPN, Hiroshi Sato JPN, Adam Lefebvre HAW
Heat # 3:Nobuhiro Ogashira JPN, Takayuki Aihara JPN, Nelson III Ahina HAW, Yoshiki Yonemoto JPN
Heat # 4: Eugene Teal JPN, Yoshishiro Kitamura JPN, Kota Sakuraoka JPN, Shohei Akimoto JPN

UPCOMING 2013 MALIBU HYUGA PRO LQS Women FINAL MATCH-UP:

Miku Uemura HAW, Hiroka Yoshikawa JPN, Stacia Ahina HAW, Shiho Okazawa JPN

UPCOMING 2013 MALIBU HYUGA PRO Grom FINAL MATCH-UP:

Joh Azuchi JPN, Daiki Matsunaga JPN, Katsuto Takeuchi JPN, Aoto Shimada JPN

「2013 MALIBU HYUGA PRO」will be broadcasted via internet throughout the event:

http://www.aspjapantourlive.com/2013/hyuga/index-gb.php

「2013 MALIBU HYUGA PRO」 is proudly supported by the following sponsors:

・MALIBU
・Akugare(Tominotsuyu Syuzou Co.,Ltd)
・Kiyomoto Tettkou Co., Ltd.
・Fruta Fruta
・Hamada Auto
・Abul Co.
・Sugai
・Oishika-Yo
・Super Vision Co., Ltd.
・HALE
・Legian
・Izumi koumuten Co.
・ASAHI SOFT DRINK Co.,Ltd.
・G-SHOCK
・C4 WATERMAN JAPAN
・Go Pro

■For further info contact ASP Japan Branch:
2-16-2 1F Kugenuma Kaigan Fujisawa Kanagawa 2510037
Tel:0466-30-2888 FAX: 0466-30-2889
Email:office@aspjapantour.com