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12/29 2010

Updated! Contest will be ON for Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011.

*Updated as of 12/29/10 5:00pm* Contest will be ON for Sunday Jan. 2, 2011. We will be running Japan Mens, Jr Mens, and Mens Final. Award ceremony to follow. Please check for updates on Jan. 1, 2011.

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12/28 2010

Men’s Shortboard and Japan Men’s are on for 12/29 (Wednesday)

Game on tomorrow for the Men’s Shortboard and Japan Men’s divisions.  We will be starting promptly at 8 am so don’t be late.  We got a long list of alternates so make sure that you check in by 7 am.

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12/28 2010

LIVE RESULTS from the HIO Facebook page

From the HIO FACEBOOK page:

Boys Shortboard Round 1 Heat 1 Results (top 2 advance to Quarter Finals) 1. Finn McGill 2. Hiroto Ohara 3. Josh Moniz 4. Thomas Williams

Boys Shortboard Round 1 Heat 2 Results 1. Kalani David 2. Kaulana Apo 3. Gai Sato 4. Yago Dora

Boys Shortboard Round 1 Heat 3 Results 1. Seth Moniz 2. Ryuta Kishi 3. Kona Oliveira 4. Ezekiel Strong

Boys Shortboard Round 1 Heat 4 Results 1. Reo Inaba 2. Landon McNamara 3. Kai Tsukamoto 4. Ryan Shanley

Boys Shortboard Round 1 Heat 5 Results 1. Mo Frietas 2. Makai McNamara 3. Kai Hamase 4. Michael Smith

12/28 2010

Perfect Waves for Day 2!

Waves are perfect for Day 2 of the HIO! 2-4 foot perfect rights and lefts coming in. Boys and Girls are gonna score today! Seth Moniz got shacked on this wave from start to finish!!! Check our Facebook page for LIVE updates:

12/28 2010

Day 1 Photos of the Haleiwa International Open Day 1. Courtesy of

Photos from the Haleiwa International Open Presented by Hurley! Courtesy of Thanks Kin san!

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12/27 2010

Haleiwa International Open coverage on

Check out by Naoya Kimoto for yesterday’s coverage of the Surf N Sea Haleiwa International Open.

Naoya Kimoto aka. Kin san has been a standout photographer for years!  Kin san just recently had one of his prized

photos nominated at the Surf Poll Awards for Photo of the Year!!! He’s shot the best surfers and waves in the World

and we are really stoked and lucky to have Kin report on the Haleiwa International Open!

12/27 2010

Contest is ON for 12/28 (Tuesday)

For Tuesday 12/28 we will run Day 2 of the Surf N Sea Haleiwa International Open presented by Hurley. A slight bump out of the North Westerly direction is forecasted to build through the afternoon on Tuesday and on through Friday.

We will begin competition at 9:00 am with the Boys Shortboard division. Which will be followed up by the Women’s Shortboard and Longboard divisions. Women competitors please check in at the Beach Marshall by 10:00 am.

All other division call back the hotline: 637-2544 for an update for Wednesday 12/29.

12/26 2010

NO CONTEST for December 27th, 2010.

For Monday, December 27, 2010 there will be NO COMPETITION.  Please check back on Monday for an update on Tuesday.  Also follow the Haleiwa International Open Page on Facebook for morning and evening updates to the contest.  Event Hotline: (808)637-2544.

12/26 2010

Day 1 at the HIO Presented by Hurley!

Awesome conditions and performances on Day 1 of the 41st Surf N Sea Haleiwa International Open presented by Hurley!!!

12/25 2010

Contest is “ON” for 12/26 (Sunday)

Attention All HIO Competitors:

For Sunday 12/26 the Surf N Sea Haleiwa International Open presented by Hurley will commence with it’s first day of competition.  This Christmas swell has a touch of West in the direction of the swell which is more than what we have seen since the start of the HIO waiting period from 12/21.


The following divisions will be competing on Sunday 12/26:

Masters Shortboard, Seniors Shortboard, Grand Masters Longboard, Seniors Longboard, Masters Longboard, Men Longboard

(We will not be posting the heats to avoid confusion.  Please check in at the Beach Marshall tent at least 1 hour prior to your heat)


12/26 Sunday, Schedule of events is as follows:

(Schedule is subject to change so best to be at the beach by 8:00 am)

8:00     Mast. SB  Quarter #1

8:20     Mast. SB  Quarter #2

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