Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Upcoming USWSKA Sanctioned Events

The summer surf on the West Coast was small, inconsistent, and often flat. With the arrival of fall, the ocean seems to be shaping up to deliver us some nice clean, big waves ideal for heated competition!

There are only a handful of USWSKA sanctioned events left to earn points towards getting a place on the 2011 Worlds team.

Davenport Paddle Surf Classic
November 13 - 14th, 2010
Davenport, CA

Details and registration can be found here: Davenport Surf Classic
Registration closes November 7th at midnight so don't delay!

Santa Cruz Surf Kayak Festival
March 17 - 20th, 2011
Santa Cruz, CA

This year's festival is the 25th year anniversary of the contest! Keep your eyes open for more information here: Surf Kayak Festival

Results are in for the premiere event on the most North Western coast!

The Hobuck Hoedown
October 2 - 3rd, 2010

Congratulations to all competitors and many thanks to all the sponsors and organizers for their hard work in such an awesome contest and keeping our sport alive and thriving on the West Coast! This event is sanctioned for points on the US West Surf Kayak Worlds Team.

Sunday, April 4, 2010

Pico Creek - April 2010

The Santa Cruz Surf Kayak Festival this March was exciting, filled with awesome people and awesome stoke! The excitement isn't over yet this spring! The Pico Creek Contest is ON!

Pico Creek Contest
April 24 - 25th, 2010
San Simeon, CA
9065 Hearst Drive

Pico Creek, located in the tiny burg of San Simeon, is an amazing wonderland of surf breaks. They can be big and heavy, or small and clean, or somewhat in between. As a challenging and fun break, this is the site of two of the US West Team Trials. It's also a great weekend visitor spot with: elephant seals, wine tasting, Hearst Castle, arts & crafts shops and beautiful scenery. The cost is $69/night at the Sea Breeze Inn. Call (805) 927-3284 and mention the Surf Kayak Contest!

Categories include:
Mens and Womens Open
Mens and Womens IC
Paddle Board

1st Category: $60
2nd Category: $40
3rd Category: $30
4th Category: $20

Registration is through and closes April 22 @ 11:59pm: Pico Creek Registration