Men's 2013 Vans U.S. Open of Surfing chapion Brazil's Alejo Muniz floats above the lip during last year's competition. (Don Leach, HB Independent / July 22, 2013)

The first day of competition at the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing was Saturday at the south side of the Huntington Beach Pier.

Surfing, skateboarding and BMX competitions will run daily through Aug. 3.

On Saturday, the first two rounds of the Men's Junior Pro will be held. The first round of the Men's Trials and Women's Junior Pro are Sunday, and the first round of the Women's competition is Tuesday.

The Men's and Women's Junior Pro finals are Aug. 2, and the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing Women's and Men's finals are Aug. 3 at the Surf Stadium.

 

 

U.S. OPEN SCHEDULE

Friday

8 a.m.-7 p.m.: Vans U.S. Open Retail Store Open.

Saturday

8 a.m.-7 p.m.: Vans U.S. Open Retail Store, Kiosks Open.

8 a.m.-1 p.m.: Men's Junior Pro, Round 1 (heats 1-16).

9 a.m.-5 p.m.: Sponsor Displays Open (Sponsor Village).

1:20-4 p.m.: Men's Junior Pro, Round 2 (heats 1-8).

Sunday

8 a.m.-7 p.m.: Vans U.S. Open Retail Store, Kiosks Open.

8-10:40 a.m.: U.S. Open Men's Trials, Round 1 (heats 1-8).

9 a.m.-5 p.m.: Sponsor Displays Open (Sponsor Village).

10:40 a.m.-Noon: U.S. Open Men's Trials, Quarterfinals (heats 1-4).

Noon-12:50 p.m.: U.S. Open Men's Trials, Semifinals (heats 1-2).