2018 Events Calendar

SURFING SOUTH AFRICA EVENTS CALENDAR 2018 : VERSION # 2: January 16th
This calendar is subject to change and monthly updates.
Please see the notes below.


Date Event Participants Venue
JANUARY       
20 -28 ISA WORLD LONGBOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS NATIONAL TEAMS: ISA RIYUE BAY, WANNING, CHINA
FEBRUARY      
10 COACHING & JUDGING SEMINAR SUPPORTED BY MERCEDES – BENZ & BUFFALO CITY ACCREDITED COACHES & JUDGES: SSA EAST LONDON
11 OUTREACH PROJECT SUPPORTED BY MERCEDES – BENZ & BUFFALO CITY COACHES & JUDGES, LOCAL OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA EAST LONDON
17 & 18      
24 & 25 SEA HARVEST INTERCLUB CHAMPS SUPPORTED BY SPORT & RECREATION SA CLUBS: SSA  MUIZENBERG, WESTERN CAPE
MARCH       
3 SSA ADMIIN SEMINAR SUPPORTED BY MERCEDES – BENZ & BUFFALO CITY INVITED DELEGATES: SSA  
4 SSA BOARD MEETING & NATCOM BOARD & NATCOM MEMBERS: SSA  
10 WOMENS SUMMERSURF CHALLENGE SUPPORTED BY SPORT & RECREATION SA U12,U14 & U16 GIRLS: SSA  CAPE TOWN, EAST LONDON & DURBAN
17 & 18      
21 SEA HARVEST GROMMET GAMES OPENING FUNCTION DISTRICT TEAMS: SSA EVENT PORT ELIZABETH
22 – 25 SEA HARVEST GROMMET GAMES PRESENTED BY SPORT & RECREATION SA U8 – U16 BOYS & GIRLS – SSA INTER DISTRICT CHAMPS: SSA POLLOCK BEACH, PORT ELIZABETH
30 – APRIL 1 VOLKSWAGEN NELSON MANDELA BAY PRO: CITY SURF SERIES QS1500 M&W,JQS1000 M&W, SSA M&W LBOARD SPECIALITY ,SUP RACING: SSA/WSL PORT ELIZABETH
APRIL      
1 SEA HARVEST OUTREACH IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE VW NMB PRO LOCAL OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA POLLOCK BEACH, PORT ELIZABETH
6 – 8 PORT ALFRED CLASSIC QS1000 M&W,LQS1000 M&W LBOARD: WSL  PORT ALFRED
13 – 15 BUFFALO CITY SURF PRO: CITY SURF SERIES QS1000 M&W,JQS1000 M&W,SSA M&W LBOARD SPECIALITY,SUP RACING: SSA/WSL NAHOON REEF, EAST LONDON
15 OUTREACH PROJECT IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE BC SURF PRO LOCAL OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA NAHOON BEACH, EAST LONDON
21 & 22 REEF WETSUITS VIC BAY GROMCOMP PRESENTED BY SEA HARVEST SAST 2A U12 BOYS: U14 & U16 BOYS & GIRLS: SSA VICTORIA BAY, EDEN
25 – 30 GB SA LONGBOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS TEAM EVENT & INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES: SSA LAMBERTS BAY, WESTERN CAPE
MAY       
11-13 REEF WETSUITS NAHOON JUNIOR OPEN PRESENTED BY SEA HARVEST & TWIZZA SAST 3A U12 BOYS & U14 & U16 BOYS & GIRLS: SSA NAHOON BEACH, EAST LONDON
18 – 20 DURBAN SURF PRO: CITY SURF SERIES QS1000 M&W,JQS1000 M&W,SSA M&W LBOARD SPECIALITY,SUP RACING: SSA/WSL NEW PIER, DURBAN
20 OUTREACH PROJECT IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE DBN SURF PRO LOCAL OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA DAIRY BEACH, DURBAN
25 – 27 VIC BAY QUAD INTER DISTRICT EVENT: EDEN, CAPE TOWN,NMB, WINELANDS, BC: SSA VICTORIA BAY, EDEN
JUNE       
1 – 3 VANS SURF CLASSIC QS1000 M&W,JQS1000 M&W: WSL LAMBERTS BAY, WESTERN CAPE
8 – 10 TIGERS MILK WINTER CLASSIC LONGBOARD M&W, SHORTBOARD M&W, O40 LBOARD, U23 LBOARD,LOGGING: SSA SURFERS CORNER, MUIZENBERG
10 TIGERS MILK OUTREACH PROJECT OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA SURFERS CORNER, MUIZENBERG
15 – 17 JORDY SMITH CAPE TOWN SURF PRO QS1500 M&W,JQS1000 M&W, SSA M&W LBOARD SPECIALITY,SUP RACING: SSA/WSL WESTERN CAPE
17 SEA HARVEST OUTREACH IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE JORDY SMITH CPT PRO LOCAL OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA WESTERN CAPE
20 – 24 VOLKSWAGEN SA OPEN OF SURFING QS1500M & QS3000W,JQS1000 M&W, LQS1000 M&W LBOARD,SUP RACING: WSL PORT ELIZABETH
24 SEA HARVEST OUTREACH IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE VW SA OPEN LOCAL OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA PORT ELIZABETH
21 – 23 BILLABONG JUNIOR SERIES # 1 JQS1000 M&W, SAST 3A U12 BOYS & U14 & U16 BOYS & GIRLS: SSA/WSL BALLITO
25 – JULY 1 BALLITO PRO QS10000 MEN & QS 1000 WOMEN: WSL WILLARDS BEACH, BALLITO
JULY       
1 SEA HARVEST OUTREACH IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE BALLITO PRO LOCAL OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA WESTERN CAPE
2 – 17 CORONA J BAY OPEN WSL CHAMPIONSHIP TOUR: M & W: WSL SUPERTUBES, JEFFREYS BAY
2 – 17 J BAY WINTERFEST ANNUAL BEACH FESTIVAL JEFFREYS BAY
21 – 22      
27      
29 SSA AGM DELEGATES CAPE TOWN.
AUGUST       
7 MERCEDES – BENZ SA SURFING CHAMPS presented by  BUFFALO CITY: Opening Function TEAM MEMBERS, OFFICIALS, SPONSORS: SSA EAST LONDON
8 – 12 MERCEDES – BENZ SA SURFING CHAMPS PRESENTED BY BUFFALO CITY TEAMS NAHOON REEF, EAST LONDON
18 & 19      
25 & 26 REEF WETSUITS JUNIOR SURF CLASSIC PRESENTED BY SEA HARVEST SSA 1A U12 BOYS: 1A U14 & U16 GIRLS & BOYS: SSA VICTORIA BAY, EDEN
SEPTEMBER       
1 & 2      
8 & 9 SEA HARVEST SOUTH COAST GROMCOMP SSA 1A U12 BOYS: 1A U14 & U16 GIRLS & BOYS: SSA ST MICHAELS ON SEA, UGU
15 – 22 ISA WORLD SURFING GAMES NATIONAL TEAMS TAHARA, JAPAN
22 & 23      
28 – 30 BILLABONG JUNIOR SERIES # 2 JQS1000 M&W, SAST 3A U12 BOYS & U14 & U16 BOYS & GIRLS: SSA/WSL SEAL POINT, EASTERN CAPE
OCTOBER       
2 SEA HARVEST SA JUNIOR CHAMPS OPENING FUNCTION TEAM MEMBERS, OFFICIALS, SPONSORS: SSA LOWER POINT, JEFFREYS BAY
3 – 7 SEA HARVEST SA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS DISTRICT TEAMS: U12, U14, U16 & U18 GIRLS & BOY: SSSA  LOWER POINT, JEFFREYS BAY
13 & 14      
20 & 21 SEA HARVEST SISONKE SURF CLUB CHALLENGE CLUB CONTEST DURBAN
27 & 28 BOS CAPE CROWN PRESENTED BY REEF WETSUITS & SEA HARVEST SSA 2A U12 BOYS: 2A U14 & U16 GIRLS & BOYS: SSA LONG BEACH, KOMMETJIE
NOVEMBER       
4 SEA HARVEST WESTERN CAPE INTERSCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS INTERSCHOOLS CONTEST: SSA THE PIPE, STRAND BEACH
10 & 11      
18 SHARE THE STOKE WESTERN CAPE OUTREACH GAMES WESTERN CAPE OUTREACH GROUPS: SSA MUIZENBERG, WESTERN CAPE
23 ISA WORLD SUP CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGINS INTERNATIONAL EVENT: ISA BUZIOS, BRAZIL
25 – 26      
DECEMBER       
2 ISA WORLD SUP CHAMPIONSHIPS ENDS INTERNATIONAL EVENT: ISA BUZIOS, BRAZIL

NOTES TO THE CALENDAR: IF THERE ARE ANY QUERIES PLEASE PHONE 0824541149 OR EMAIL surfingsouthafrica@gmail.com

– CITY SURF SERIES EVENTS & SA OPEN OF SURFING INCLUDE JQS1000 PRO JUNIOR BOYS & GIRLS DIVISIONS NOT SAST U16 BOYS & GIRLS DIVISIONS. SURFERS MUST JOIN WSL AFRICA TO COMPETE. CONTACT 021 5375438 FOR INFO.

– THE CITY SURF SERIES EVENTS WILL ALSO INCLUDE AN SSA LONGBOARD SPECIALITY EVENT FOR 8 MEN ( 2 FROM EACH PROVINCE & TWO WILDCARDS) & 5 WOMEN (1 FROM EACH PROVINCE & TWO WILDCARDS)

– THE PORT ALFRED CLASSIC IS A QS1000 FOR MEN & WOMEN & A LQS1000 FOR MEN & WOMEN LONGBOARDS. SURFERS MUST JOIN WSL AFRICA IN ORDER TO COMPETE.CONTACT 021 5375438 FOR INFO.

– THE SA OPEN OF SURFING IS A QS1500 FOR MEN, A QS3000 FOR WOMEN, A JQS100 FOR MEN & WOMEN AND A LQS1000 FOR MEN & WOMEN LONGBOARDS. SURFERS MUST JOIN WSL AFRICA TO COMPETE. CONTACT 021 5375438 FOR INFO.

– THE SUP RACING IN ALL THE CITY SURF SERIES EVENTS & THE SA OPEN OF SURFING IS SANCTIONED BY SSA