2008 Survivor Beach & Longboard Luau

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 THE LUAU & LONGBOARD INVITATIONAL, over the past 14 years, has raised more than $2.6 million for San Diego's very own Moores UCSD Cancer Center, one of the nation's top cancer treatment centers that combines advanced care and cutting-edge research. We have two special events this year. Come celebrate 15 years surfing for a cure! 2nd Annual Survivor Beach: Help break a surf record – show off your quiver! When: August 10, 2008 – registration starts at 8 a.m. Where: On the beach near Scripps Pier Cost: Free The goal of Survivor Beach is to increase cancer awareness and support cancer survivors. Participants will attempt to create the longest line of surfboards by laying them in the sand nose-to-tail. The line will start at Scripps Pier and extend towards La Jolla Shores. Help us break last year's record of 1133 feet - just more than three football fields long! Participants will receive a free “Surfing for a Cure” souvenir and be registered to win a pair of tickets for the 15th annual Luau and Longboard Invitational. The Heali'i's Polynesian Revue (www.healiis.com) will perform traditional dances and blow the conch to start the event. For more information, visit www.longboardluau.org or call 858.822.0023 Survivor Beach is sponsored by Genentech Oceanside – In Business for Life 2007 Survivor Beach 15th Annual Moores UCSD Luau & Longboard Invitational…surfing for a cure August 24th, 2008 – Scripps Institution of Oceanography 8 a.m. – LONGBOARD SURF CONTEST (Free), beach near Scripps Pier Watch longboard surfing legends compete with our own local surfers A few of the legends surfing this year: Rusty Preisendorfer (2008 Surfer Magazine Shaper of the Year), Skip Frye, Robert August Get autographs from surf legends and buy souvenirs Noon – LUAU ($150*), Pawka Green, Scripps Institution of Oceanography Hear beautiful Hawaiian music from Grammy artists,Tia Carrere and Daniel Ho www.tiacarrere.com, www.danielho.com Watch traditional polynesian dancing by Heali'i's Polynesian Revue www.healiis.com Bid on your own one-of-a-kind surf boards and memorabilia at the live and silent auctions Dine on an amazing Luau buffet by Waters Catering For Luau tickets, call 858.822.0023 or visit www.longboardluau.org *Tax-deductible amount is $115. All proceeds go to support cancer research and care at the Moores UCSD Cancer Center. Mahalo! Pfizer La Jolla – 2008 Luau and Longboard Invitational Title Sponsor
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