About Vans Triple Crown of Surfing:
The Vans Triple Crown of Surfing is one of the top surfing competitions in the world. The very best surfers from around the globe will gather for this annual Oahu Event which takes place in November and December. Honolulu Hotels fill with surfers and those who come to watch the exciting competitions.
The exact dates of the competitions are not announced in advance. The reason for this is that the organizers hold the competitions on the day with the best swells. There is window of about two weeks for each of the three competitions. Whatever day holds the best swells; that is when the contest will take place.
The Events included in Vans Triple Crown of surfing are Reef Hawaiian Pro, Vans World Cup and Billabong Pipe Masters. Each is designed to test a different set of skills, and all are thrilling to watch. The crowd favorite, however, may be the Billabong Pipe Masters. This part of the Oahu Event takes place at Ehukai Beach on the Banzai Pipeline. It’s said that some of the best waves in the world can be found here, and the pros that compete in this Event include household names like Kelly Slater and other surfing stars.
The beaches are packed with observers during Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. Parking can be a challenge, so arrive early for the best chance of getting a spot.
Ambassador Hotel – A Honolulu Hotel is located near top Attractions and is a short walk to Waikiki Beach. Our rates are some of the lowest in Waikiki, making our Hotel a perfect choice for your next visit. Book your Guest Room at our Honolulu Hotel, and make plans to attend this exciting surfing Oahu Event!