Swiss Wavepool Championship 2018

08., 09. SEPTEMBER 2018, Urbansurf, Gerold-Areal, Zürich

The Swiss Wavepool Championship is the official national competition in wavepool surfing. The best surfers qualify for the Swiss Landlocked Surfing Team 2018! General Information and competition rules can be found in the SSA Competition Rules.

SCHEDULE

01. SEPTEMBER
24:00
REGISTRATION DEADLINE
08. SEPTEMBER
11:15 – 13:30

TRAINING (3 SESSIONS, 45 MIN. EACH)
@ URBANSURF

08. SEPTEMBER
13:30 – 14:00

RIDERSMEETING (mandatory)
@ URBANSURF

08. SEPTEMBER
14:15 – 19:00
COMPETITION
09. SEPTEMBER
12:00 – 15:45
SEMI FINALS & FINALS
09. SEPTEMBER
16:15 – 17:15
PRICE GIVING CEREMONY

Urbansurf

DIVISIONS

  • Men
    (>18, Swiss passport required), Max. 24 Surfers
  • Women
    (>18, Swiss passport required), Max. 12 Surfers
  • Junior
    (<18, Swiss passport required), Max. 8 Surfers
  • Expression Session
    (of all ages, no Swiss passport required), Max. 8 Surfers

For double citizen it is not allowed to register in two divisions (e.g. Men & Expression Session).

PRICES

For the best Swiss surfers, trophys and item prices are awaiting – thanks to our generous sponsors!

REQUIREMENTS

  • Swiss nationality (except Expression Session)
  • Acceptance of the SSA Competition Rules
  • Insurance has to be covered by the participants
  • Minors (age < 18) have to be accompanied by their parents or another adult supervisor

REGISTRATION

Final deadline for registration is 1st September (online registration). Places are limited and given on a first come – first served basis.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT IS THE SWISS Wavepool CHAMPIONSHIP?
The Swiss Wavepool Championship (SWC) is a get together of persons who love to surf and compete for the qualification places to get in the Swiss Landlocked Surfing Team.
WHO CAN COMPETE?
Every Swiss passport holder (don´t forget your passport or ID) is allowed to compete. The only other requirement is to be either a member of SSA or another Swiss Surfing club.

Also foreigners living in Switzerland are allowed to compete in the “Expression Session”. There is no Ranking in this division and results are not taking into account for Swiss Landlocked Surfing Team.

HOW IS THE FORMAT?
We have 2 divisions that get on for sure: Surf Men and Surf Women. Depending on interest, we can open a Junior division or even a 4th division such as Expression etc. Competition rules can be read in the SSA Competition Rules.
DO I NEED ANY EQUIPMENT?
Yes, bring your Surfboard and Wetsuit. If you don ́t own one, you can borrow it at the Citywave.
ARE THERE ANY PHOTOGRAPHERS TAKING ACTION SHOTS FROM ME?
There will be photographers, but they won´t take pictures for your use. SSA and Urbansurf need photos so we can pass it to the press and our sponsors for their use.
ARE THERE ANY PRIZES I CAN WIN?
Yes, even a trophy. 🙂 Our sponsor and partners provide us with high value for the winners and a lot of other goodies, come and find out!
I STILL HAVE QUESTIONS WHICH ARE NOT MENTIONED ABOVE, WHO CAN RESPOND THESE TO ME?
You can write Anine Shama at any time if you still have questions. She normally answers the E-Mails quite fast. 🙂

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