Press Release: 2011 British Surf Championships


  • Epic conditions greet surfers in “People’s Championships”
  • Stu Campbell Takes the Open
  • Sarah Beardmore completes double with European and British Crowns
  • Dawn of a new era for British Surfing.

The 2011 British Surf Championships was held over two days last weekend in classic and building surf. By the end of Day one, the Open, Masters, Women’s and Junior titles had been decided in pumping conditions at Fistral Beach. Read the rest of this entry »

British Nationals Results

Well done to all the competitors who joined us in Newquay for the British National Surf Championships and thanks to all the friends, supporters, sponsors and volunteers for the time and effort they put it to make the event happen. With surf building from 2ft in the morning till come the final we had 6-8ft rollers steaming through the lineup, its fair to say we had the conditions in which to crown true British champs, thanks again to all who took part and made it such a fun and friendly weekend for everyone.


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The lay of the land…..

With the British Nationals set to run this weekend at Fistral;  A gathering of  surfers, interested parties, parents, businesses, media and others  is meeting in Newquay to decide the future of surfing in the UK.

We want to start as we mean to go on and keep you as informed as possible so we’ve got  a few documents you need to read to

Firstly an introduction to the prospective steering committee: A new steering committee for a New NGB

Next, the 4 realistic options that you can choose: Options Appraisal

Here’s the facts as we understand them right now (this is the short version): Facts Summary

Finally here’s the agenda for the meeting scheduled for 6pm on Saturday 29th at Fistral Blue: Agenda

We hope you can make to the meeting and help us moving this thing on……We care about the future of surfing in the UK and its time to get things sorted.

Any questions? Use the contact form here or go through usual social media and we’ll try and answer what we can.

Thanks

 

Press release 20th Oct

Press Release

New steering committee to step forward

  • Surfing Legend Nigel Semmens to back initiative
  • Bold new move to rejuvenate British Surfing to be kick- started by Championships
  • UK pro surf association to support new steering committee
  • British Nationals set to run on 29th & 30th October

Organisers of the 2011 British Surfing Championships have today announced the formation of a new steering committee, in a surfer- led initiative to take control of their crisis riven National Governing Body.

 

The new committee will step forward at a meeting of surfers scheduled for 29th October at Fistral International Surfing Centre in Newquay, during the British Championships. A wide range of interests in the surf community will be represented: surfers from across the UK, Industry representatives and the media.

 

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