- All waves must be ridden between Indicator in Palos Verdes and Dockweiler State Beach in El Segundo.
- The waiting period is from November 1st 2017 to March 31st
- All photos and/or videos must be submitted to the South Bay Boardriders Club website by March 31st
- All surfers must submit a signed entry form and waiver to be considered for the awards.
- Waves must be a minimum of 3 times overhead, Triple Overhead, to qualify for the Biggest Wave Award.