7th Annual Oakley Unsound Pro

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The 7th Annual Oakley Unsound Pro in Long Beach N.Y. went off this September. The event was hit with surf straight on by hurricane Ophelia. The 4 day event peaked on Saturday with a group of top WQS warriors.

Finalists Asher Nolan, Kyle Garson, Dusty Payne, and Oakley’s own Aaron Cormican battled it out in flawless 4ft (6-8ft faces) beach break peaks. This year’s event featured many creative rounds such as the Unsound Air Show, tow at event, and a Fantasy Team Challenge, which pushed the level of surfing to the next level, and gave an opportunity to make some cash while doing it.

Results: (Oakley Athletes in red)

Mens Open Pro

  • Asher Nolan $2500
  • Kyle Garson $1000
  • Aaron Cormican $800
  • Dusty Pane $700

Air Show

  • Best Air – Sterling Spencer $800
  • Best Wave – Ryan Carlson $200
  • Innovative – Sterling Spencer $200

Red Bull Tow-at

  • Best Air – Ryan Carlson $2000
  • Best turn – Billy Hume $500
  • Amplitude – Kyle Garson $500

Fantasy Team Challenge: 1st Team

  • Wu-tang $1600
  • Kyle Garson $1600
  • Aaron Cormican $1600
  • Jarah Tutton $1600
  • Jeremy Johnston $1600

Fantasy Team Challenge: 2nd Team

  • Alek Parker
  • Blake Jones
  • Justin Jones
  • Tommy O’brien

Highest heat Total:

  • Asher Nolan $200

Highest Wave Score:

  • Dean Randazzo $200

Best move of contest:

  • Eric Gieselman $200

Author

Staff Writer

Date

September 14, 2005

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