The famed cobblestone break of Lower Trestles, one of the most high performance waves on the planet will host the world's best surfers for the Hurley Pro at Trestles in California which is due to get underway later this month. Stop number 8 of 11 on the 2016 Samsung Gallaxy World Surf League Championship Tour.

With four events remaining on this years world tour a thrilling three way title race is emerging between John John Florence - Hawaii, Matt Wilkinson - Australia and Gabriel Medina - Brazil. Florence and Wilkinson are on the hunt for their first world title while Medina looks to reclaim his 2014 crown.

Former World Tour competitor Brett Simpson - USA and San Clemente local Tanner Gadauskas - USA claimed the two wildcard spots into the event which was decided at the Hurley Pro Trials in July.

The Hurley Pro at Trestles will be webcast live on World Surf League.com as well as the WSL app and runs in conjunction with the Women's Pro event no 7 on the Women's Samsung Galaxy Championship Tour.

Published by Julian Groom