SCOTTISH SURF COMPS & EVENTS 2017

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2018 Surf competitions and Events

Easter weekend Scottish Surf Champs Thurso

More to follow…

2017 Surf competitions and Events

17th-20th Nov

Congrats to Noah, Michael, Mikey, Jamie and Clover from our Junior team and Sam,Diane and Josh from our senior team making the Scottish team for an international against Ireland in Bundoran. Results to follow!

Results

4th Nov 2017 COAST TO COAST SOUTH EAST JUNIOR SURF CHAMPS Belhaven

Was held in super small surf. Stand out surfer of the comp was 13yrold Mikey Wimbledon who won the U14’s, U18s and Longboard Juniors. Jamie Gibson won the bodyboarding and Clover Christopherson the U18 girls. There where also great surfing by all competitors particularly to finalists Michael Mooney, Noah Carter, wee Ebon, Ethan, Pippa and Harriet. The biggest cheers of the day where for the under 10yrs with Ansel, Sylvie, Joel and Reuban proper freestyling the expression session!

U18s GIRLS FINAL                     TOWN                        SCORE

  1. Clover Christopherson      Dunbar                         8.5
  2. Harriet Bee                         Aberdour                      5.8
  3. Pippa Carter                        Dunbar                         3.2

U18’s BOYS FINAL

  1. Mikey Wimbledon             Dunbar                        7.6
  2. Michael Mooney                Falkirk                          5.9
  3. Noah Carter                        Dunbar                         4.4
  4. Jamie Gibson                     Glasgow                        2.2

U18s BODYBOARD FINAL (MIXED)

  1. Jamie Gibson                         Glasgow                       11
  2. Mikey Wimbledon                Dunbar                         6.8
  3. Clover Christopherson         Dunbar                         4.2
  4. Noah Carter                            Dunbar                        4
  5. Flyn Petrie                              North Berwick            3.7

U18s LONGBOARD FINAL

  1. Mikey Wimbledon              Dunbar                            12
  2. Noah Carter                         Dunbar                            7
  3. Michael Mooney                 Falkirk                             5.5
  4. Jamie Gibson                      Glasgow                           4

U14 MIXED SHORTBOARD FINAL

  1. Mikey Wimbledon             Dunbar                            15
  2. Michael Mooney                 Falkirk                            12
  3. Ethan Nicholls                    Edinburgh                        8
  4. Ebon Parkin                         Dunbar                             7


6th-16th October 2017 EUROPEAN SENIOR SURF CHAMPS Norway

Congratulations to our surf instructors Josh Christopherson and Sam Christopherson who represented Scotland at the recent Euro Surf champs in Norway. Josh became the first Scot to reach a European final coming 4th in the Bodyboard division. Sam got to repo round 3 (effectively quarter final) in the longboards finishing 8th. We are super stoked with their surfing! Also well done to Coast to Coasts Lisa who was Scottish team judge and ex Coast to Coast Instructor Phoebe Strachan who came 5th in the womens bodyboard an amazing result!! Scotland finished 10th overall.

Facebook posts for photos and video.

14-17 April 2017 SCOTTISH SURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS Thurso

http://thessf.com/2017/04/21/scotchamps2017-post-event-summary/

Our coast to coast team did super well! Josh winning the national senior bodyboard title, Oisin winning the national Junior title, Sam 2nd in the Longboard senior division, Clover 2nd in the Under 18 girls, Mikey 2nd in the Under 18 boys, Michael 3rd U14 boys, Iona 4th Under 18 girls and Diane 4th Ladies.

Malcolm, Gregor and Malcolm also surfed well!

3-4 June 2017 COAST TO COAST SURF SPRINTS Belhaven. 10 teams battled it out for the annual surf sprints title. Excellent turn out and some great swim, paddle and SUPing going on!

15-18 September 2017 GATHERING OF THE CLANS Tiree SSF Well done to Lisa Monteith for 3rd in the Gathering of the Clans. WRITE UP see www.thessf.com