Rory Dace © Louis Wulff
After an epic opening tournament of the year in Cape Town, the Rip Curl GromSearch now heads down to Victoria Bay for the second event of the series. This event will take place over three days, March 10-12.
One of the most popular events on the calendar is the Rip Curl GromSearch Victoria Bay, which takes place in the beautiful coastal town of Victoria Bay, South Africa. The competition is open to young surfers from around the country. It provides a platform for them to showcase their skills and compete against other top surfers in their age group.
The competition is split into various age categories, with surfers as young as 10 years old competing. The competition is fierce, with young surfers battling it out to earn points towards their national rankings. The Rip Curl GromSearch Victoria Bay is an excellent opportunity for young surfers to gain exposure and recognition within the surfing community.
Victoria Bay is a popular surf destination known for its consistent waves and stunning scenery. The beach is nestled in a small cove, surrounded by rocky cliffs and lush greenery, providing a stunning backdrop for the competition. The conditions can be challenging, with strong currents and changing tides, but this only adds to the excitement of the competition.
The competition is organized by Rip Curl, one of the world’s leading surf brands, and is supported by local sponsors. Local surfers from St Francis Bay / Cape St Francis include David Moussouris, Rylan Jarvis, Jesse Moulang, Rory Dace and Jack Erlank
Overall, the Rip Curl GromSearch Victoria Bay is an exciting and thrilling event showcasing the best young surfers around South Africa. The competition is an excellent opportunity for young surfers to gain exposure and recognition within the surfing community. The stunning location and range of activities make it a fantastic day out for everyone. The event is a testament to the beauty and diversity of the South African coast, and the commitment of the organizers to sustainability and environmental awareness sets an excellent example for other local events.
More on the event can be found on this link – Rip Curl GromSearch Victoria Bay