Upland Combi, or an Amazing Facsimile, on Your Screen
Top pros, masters and girls vie for a $90,000 purse at the 5th annual Pro-tec Pool Party--Vans and Pro-tec's "most anticipated" bowl contest of the year--"in one of the most unforgiving bowls ever built," a near exact replica of Upland, Ca.'s Combi erected at the Vans Skatepark in the Block at Orange.
The webcast in high definition streams live from 1 to 9 p.m. Saturday.
Standouts in the Pro division include three-time champion Rune Glifberg, 2006 champion Omar Hassan, Bucky Lasek, Bob Burnquist and Benji Galloway. Masters include four-time Pro-tec Masters Champ Chris Miller, Steve Caballero, Lance Mountain, Lester Kasai and Jeff Grosso. The Girls division features defending champion Mimi Knoop, past champ Cara-Beth Burnside and up-and-comer Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins.