ATTENTION ALL 16 AND UNDER SURFERS INTERESTED IN THE COMPETITIVE SIDE OF SURFING
Get onto the surfing QLD and Surfing NSW Websites and check out the upcoming grom comps. Specially organised and sponsored grom comps are all go in the coming months.
For example, for the girls:
Round 1 QLD State Titles (girls U/16 & U/18) Gold Coast on the 12 & 13May
All Girls Surf Showdown (girls 16 /under & 14/under) Lennox Head 9,10 &11th June
Round 2 QLD State Titles (girls U/16 & U/18) Sunny Coast on the 16 & 17May
For the boys and Girls:
Occy Grom Comp (only 14/under girls and 16/under boys spots remain) Gold Coast 30Jun - 4Jul
Skullcandy Grom Open (12/under, 14/under & 16/under boys and 16/under girls) Lennox Head 6Jul - 10Jul
Log on regularly to the websites and get up to date info on upcoming comps like the QLD Junior Titles, Rip Curl Grom Search & Ocean & Earth Teenage Rampage events later in the year.
PS Remember, there's also the opportunity for the clubs top performers to be part of the MNM Coast Of Origin Team, stay tuned for more. The first event of the 3 event series is on the 23 & 24Jun.
Remember, the comps are pretty much open to anyone on a first in first served basis. The comps generally have a format that allows the surfers to surf 2 to 3 heats before any elimination. There is no pressure and the events are all conducted under the idea of feeling the experience of competitive surfing and having fun along the way.