Entries are open for the first contest in the 2015 Billabong Junior Series presented by BOS, and surfers from across the globe. Surfers may enter two divisions at this event and many of them are sure to take advantage of the opportunity.
This Billabong Junior Series Presented By BOS event forms part of the JBay Winterfest and has a waiting period from 13 – 17 July. Contest organisers will need only three days to run the event to completion, and with the waiting period at the same time as the World Surf League’s JBay Open Championship Tour event, there is sure to be plenty of interest in the junior tournament.
The Billabong Junior Series presented by BOS event also has attracted the interest of internationals surfers such as Eithan Ewing, Shaun Manners and Liam O’ Brien (Australia), Griffin Colapinto and Ethan Osborne (USA) and Seth Moniz (Hawaii) who will all be in South Africa for a Billabong Bloodlines project, and plan to compete in the event.
The series hashtag is #BillabongJnr
This tournament will see the best junior surfers in the country gunning for the points and prize money available. The contest hosts divisions for both PST (Pro Surf Tour) surfers and World Surf League (WSL) Pro Junior campaigners.
The U12 Boys is a 2A Surfing South Africa PST rated division, while the U14 Boys, U14 Girls, U16 Boys and U16 Girls divisions are all Surfing South Africa 3A PST rated. The U20 Boys and the U20 Girls divisions are both WSL 1000 Pro Junior rated.