The Nelscott Reef Big Wave Pro/Am is a one-day, annual event that is held between October 15th and February 28th. The event is called on a 3 day notice in order to guarantee pristine conditions.
Organizers are looking for wave height of 30’+ with little to no wind and good visibility, a combination that occurs only a few times a year.
An elite group of notable professional surfers from around the world will be competing. along with local talent, such as Tyler Cunningham, Tony Perez, Tyler Muth, and Jeremy Rasmussen.
This is the only big wave surfing event in the PNW that has support from the global surfing community, professional surfers, industry media, and the local surfers.
This event has three principle organizers, that combined, have put this event and Nelscott Reef on the global maps for the past 15 years.
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