Hot Products Updates On 2018 Huntington Beach Surf Race

Once again, the generosity and support of the world’s largest water parts distributor brings successful racing to a great venue.  Hot Products, joined with Impros, Factory Zero, and the Hot Water Movie bring the 2nd installment of IJSBA Sanctioned Competitions to Huntington Beach, California.  The event is produced by RPM Racing.  This event counts as one of the two required IJSBA Sanctioned Races that racers must compete in to be eligible for the 2019 IJSBA World Finals.  See the official release below:

 

The 2019 2nd Annual Hot Products Huntington Beach
Moto-Surf, Freeride Exhibition & Impros Freeride Competition

April 5-7, Huntington Beach Pier (Southside)
 

Capitalizing on the huge success of last years event and a tremendous amount of hard work since November 2018, we are pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Hot Products Huntington Beach Moto-Surf & Freeride Exhibtion!

New for 2019 is the Impros Huntington Beach Freeride
For 2019 this freeride is an invitational event and will feature these top 8 Pro Freeriders:
Mark Gomez, Abraham Hochstrasser, Taylor Curtis, Tom Scaccianoce, Jake Bright, Chris Grace, Brandon Lawlor and Randy Lawlor 
*It was not our goal to exclude riders but do to limited water time available for the 2019 event we are limited to an 8 rider event.

Huntington Beach Freeride Exhibition
Thank you to TC Freeride, Rickter-RRP, Krash Industries and Blowsion for supporting this exhibition
*This exhibition is only for the exhibition sponsors.

The event will be available via live stream for both Saturday and Sunday 
https://www.youtube.com/c/LiveStreaming247/live
Please forward this link to help support this great event.

This years event is event has so much more to offer than the 2018 event.

Friday April 5th:
The parking lot/pits will be open from 6:30am to 5:00pm to allow for setup.
*Alcohol is not allowed at Huntington Beach, this includes the parking lot/pit area. 

NEW for 2019, we are offering paid racing practice for 2 hours Friday afternoon, $50.00 per rider and you must be entered in the race to practice, the practice will be on the actual track for the weekend racing, where else can you practice in the surf for a race?

Larry Rippenkroger will be on site all day filming for the Hot Water Movie,
only movie personnel are allowed in the water during the filming on Friday.

Pit setup on the beach will be allowed Friday at a set time and it is highly recommended you setup your beach pit Friday,
Ross of RPM Racing will have a time posted when you check into the pits, please check with RPM for beach pit location availability.

Kawasaki Motor Corporation will be on site with (2) Kawasaki Mules to tow your trailers on to the beach if you do not have a ATV or UTV, thank you Aaron Cress and everyone at Kawasaki for offering this great support.

Factory Zero will be debuting the new Factory Beach Trailer in the pits and this trailer will be available in conjunction with Kawasaki for racers that do not have a trailer or beach tote.

RPM Racing is supplying a guard to be on the beach both Friday and Saturday nights to provide security.

Saturday April 6th:
Moto 1 Racing Starts at 10:00am
Freeride Exhibition after race 9 (20 minutes) *This exhibition is only for the exhibition sponsors.
all classes will complete Moto1 before the lunch break
Impros Freeride Round 1 Lunch time
Moto 2 Racing Starts immediately after the freeride finishes
Freeride Exhibition after race 27 (20 minutes) *This exhibition is only for the exhibition sponsors.
all classes will complete Moto 2 before we end the day

Sunday April 7th:
Moto 3 Racing Starts at 10:00am
Freeride Exhibition after race 9 (20 minutes) *This exhibition is only for the exhibition sponsors.
all classes will complete Moto1 before the lunch break
Impros Freeride Semi Finals and Finals Lunch time
Moto 4 Racing Starts immediately after the freeride finishes
Freeride Exhibition after race 27 (20 minutes) *This exhibition is only for the exhibition sponsors.

Awards are scheduled to be 30 minutes after racing ends, location to be announced during the day by RPM Racing.

A final note: Both RPM Racing and Hot Products cannot stress how important this race is and how important we have a good showing and are seen as a professional group of racers. If you want surf racing to continue and possibly grow to be more events, please support this event!!

For all questions, please call or email
Ross – rpmracingent@yahoo.com or (310) 318-4012
Tom Perry Hot Products tom@HotProductsUSA.com or 858-453-4454