Surfing’s a sign of summer, and T-Mobile's bringing on the heat in a major wave! The Un-Carrier is sponsoring the Founders' Cup of Surfing at the WSL Surf Ranch, the first ever professional surfing competition in a man-made pool! Do you have a passion for warm weather, sunny beaches, and crashing waves? You're in luck! We've got the lowdown on how T-Mobile's making waves in 2018!
Founders' Cup of Surfing
This event is just another example of T-Mobile making history. On Saturday May 5th – Sunday, May 6th, the magenta megalodon will be sponsoring the Founders' Cup of Surfing. It's the first professional surfing competition where 25 wave riders will put their skills to the test for high tide glory in a man-made pool. This will be the first amazing event held at the WSL Surf Ranch in oh-so-sunny Lemoore, CA.
Enjoy the show!
Whether you’re looking for the best view in the house or on the beach, T-Mobile's got you covered (just like our network). Alongside the wave pool, all fans are welcome at the T-Mobile Un-Carrier Lounge. The exclusive relaxation spot gives attendees an optimal view of all the adrenaline-filled action. This awesome lounge area is out of the sun, but close to the fun! It's the perfect place to capture the best moments on your smartphone. Don’t worry about your battery dying while you’re directing your amateur sports doc -- you can keep your phone alive for every epic shot with 25 well-placed charging stations! The Un-Carrier Lounge is the place you wanna be to get the best live view of this incredible sporting event.
Sounds awesome! Can I check it out?
If you can’t hit up the event, but want to see the action, select portions will be shown on CBS and CBS Sports. You can also stream it live on WorldSurfLeague.com, Bleacher Report or on the World Surf League’s mobile app. T-Mobile's got a special treat for viewers; The T-Mobile Barrel Cam. This one-of-kind camera angle takes viewers off the sideline and into the barrel with some pro surfer dudes and dudettes, and you can keep track of competitors’ times with the barrel timer!
The competition is heating up and you won't wanna miss out on this the history-making action. Check out the schedule below and support this fantastic event by tuning in and watching these pros make a splash!
|Round||Dates||Broadcast Times (live)|
|Round 1||May 5||8:30am PT - 12:30pm PT (11am - 12pm on CBS)|
|Round 2||May 5||1:30pm PT - 5:30pm PT|
|Round 3||May 6||9:30am PT - 1pm PT|
|Finals||May 6||1pm PT - 5pm PT (1pm - 5pm CBS Sports)|