South Bay Surf Series

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The South Bay Surf Series is a five-event contest series presented by the South Bay Boardriders Club with the support of local surf shops and businesses.

The contests are open to all surfers with 11 divisions ranging from the under-9 year-old Micro Grom division to the over-50 Legends division. Surfers of all competitive experience levels are welcome to participate in the Surf Series, whether its your first-ever contest or are an experienced competitor looking to brush up on your competitive skills.

All competitors receive a contest t-shirt and free lunch along with other goodies while finalist from all divisions win great prize-packs.

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Schedule

 

How to Enter
There are multiple ways to enter the South Bay Surf Series:

Online

The most convenient way to enter is through our website. The online entry deadline is the Thursday night prior to each event.

Mail or in-person

Download the entry form and mail your entry & payment to us or you may drop off the entry at the surf shop who is sponsoring the contest.

At the Beach

Beach entries are subject to space availability and are honored on the first-come-first-serve basis. A $20 extra charge applies to all beach entries.

Divisions

Youth Divisions
  • Micro Groms (9 & under)
  • Assisted Micro Groms (9 & under)
  • Groms (12 & under)
  • Boys (14 & under)
  • Juniors (18 & under)
  • Junior Women (18 & under)
  • Junior Longboard (18 & under)
Open and Adult Divisions
  • Open Men (all ages)
  • Open Women (all ages)
  • Open Longboard (all ages)
  • Legends (45+)

Entry Fees

All Divisions and Age Groups:
  • Club Member – $40.00
  • Non-Club Member – $50.00
Any additional division - $20.00
*Beach entries are $20.00 extra for all divisions
 

FAQ's
Frequently asked questions about the South Bay Surf Series

When is the entry deadline?

The entry deadline is the Wednesday prior to the event at 11:45pm.
After the deadline, we will only accept beach entries on a first-come-first-serve basis. No exceptions.

No. Anyone can compete in the South Bay Surf Series. However, members get a discount on their entry fees.

We post the contest schedule on Friday evening prior to the contest.

The assisted Micro Grom division allows a parent/coach to accompany the competitor into the lineup to push and assist with catching waves during the heat.
This division was created because surfers in this age group are at various levels of development including the ability to catch waves on their own within the short timeframe of a heat.

 

Ratings
Current Surf Series Ratings

Rating Name Total Points Event 1 Event 2 Event 3 Event 4 Event 5 Event 6
1 Warren Kushner 20000 10000 10000
2 Kelly Zaun 8500 8500
3 Jamie Meistrell 7225 7225
4 Derek Bruinsma 6141 6141
5 Colin Weinberg 5220 5220
6 Noah Hale 4437 4437
7 Tom Seth 9912 3771 6141
8 Joe Duerr 3206 3206
9 Rodney Buck 5450 2725 2725
10 Cody Purcell 10816 2316 8500
11 Alex Fry 2316 2316
12 Zach Rosenberg 2316 2316
13 Chad Coons 5175 1969 3206
14 Nathaniel Harris 2069 1969 100
15 Chad Parks 6406 1969 4437
16 Greg McEwen 1673 1673
17 Simon Torres 1673 1673
18 Sean Hastings 1673 1673
19 Parker Browning 1422 1422
20 Dave Schaefer 3738 1422 2316
21 Peter Yaskowitz 1422 1422
22 Mare Jimenez 1422 1422
23 Trevor LaShure 5193 1422 3771
24 Shane Gallas 4628 1422 3206
25 Nicholas Cerofeci 3525 1209 2316
26 Beck Cherry 3934 1209 2725
27 Tracy Geller 1209 1209
28 Nick Natter 1209 1209
29 Matt Hodges 4980 1209 3771
30 Paul Hugoboom 3525 1209 2316
31 Mike Osborn 2997 1028 1969
32 Briggs Peus 1028 1028
33 CJ Dombrovskyi 1028 1028
34 Melvin Moses 1028 1028
35 Juan Bobillo 1028 1028
36 Tommy Ostendorf 100 100
Marc Everds 7225 7225
Dylan Melamed 5220 5220