SAN DIEGO, March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeProof, the No. 1-selling waterproof case in the U.S., today announced a partnership with the World Surf League across 2018 North American events as well as the season kickoff, the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Gold Coast.* LifeProof will hit the sand and surf at six Tour stops and provide a behind-the-scenes look at these world-renowned events featuring the best athletes in the sport.
LifeProof is the 2018 North American protective phone case partner, and the exclusive protective case partner of the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Gold Coast, which runs March 11-22.
As a partner of WSL, LifeProof will be visible at all major events throughout 2018, including:
- Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, March 11-22
- Founders' Cup of Surfing, Lemoore, Calif., May 4-6
- Vans US Open of Surfing, Huntington Beach, Calif., July 30-Aug. 5
- Surf Ranch Lemoore, Lemoore, Calif., Sept. 5-9
- Hawaiian Women's Pro, Hawaii, Nov. 25-Dec. 6
- Billabong Pipe Masters, Oahu, Hawaii, Dec. 8-20
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The World Surf League (WSL) is dedicated to celebrating the world's best surfing on the world's best waves through a variety of best-in-class audience platforms. The WSL has been championing the world's best surfing since 1976, running in excess of 180 global events across the Men's and Women's Championship Tours, Big Wave Tour, Qualifying Series, and Junior and Longboard Championships. Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, the WSL is a truly global sports and media company with regional offices in Australia, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, and Europe.
In 2016, WSL Holdings acquired a majority stake in the Kelly Slater Wave Company (KSWC), an innovative wave technology company. KSWC is the first to develop a formula that combines cutting-edge science, engineering, and design to create the longest, open-barrel, high-performance wave in existence. As envisioned by 11-time WSL Champion Kelly Slater, KSWC was created to evolve the sport of surfing by making it more accessible.
For more information, please visit WorldSurfLeague.com.
*Source: The NPD Group/Retail Tracking Service: Cell Phone Device Protection/Water-resistant, Waterproof/Units Sold/Jan. 2014- Dec. 2017