Rip Curl WSL Finals Lower Trestles

Event Window: 8-16 September 2022

The Rip Curl WSL Finals is the ultimate day in competitive surfing. With the world title decided in a one-day, winner-take-all event, the stakes couldn’t be higher. After chasing waves and points all year long on the 2022 Championship Tour, it comes down to this, the top five men and women in the world battling it out for surfing’s ultimate prize: the world title.

Coming to Lower Trestles in San Clemente, California, this September 8-16, before the swell hits and the pressure goes through the roof, here’s what you need to know about the 2022 Rip Curl WSL Finals.

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The Ultimate Guide To The 2022 Rip Curl WSL Finals

Amid all the buzz and excitement, we’re here to make your pilgrimage down to Trestles on Finals day that much easier. Whether you’re a seasoned local or a first-time San Clemente visitor, we have you covered.

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Behind The Merch

"Lowers is such a special wave and a special spot, it's like a mini surf trip walking down there.The town of San Clemente, it's a little surf Mecca." - Erik Abel.The 2022 Rip Curl WSL Finals are right around the corner and the countdown is on. To celebrate the iconic beauty of Lower Trestles,we've collaborated with acclaimed surf artist Erik Abel for this year's exclusive event artwork.