This event is OPEN to International competitors and will result in naming a new US Open Champion, as well as the new US Waveski National Champion, Sign up early as the Waveski Open event may be limited to 32 competitors. Other waveski divisions include the various age divisions, a women’s division, and of course the Freestyle/Finless division. A high performance surf kayak class will also be included.
Heats will be 15 or 20 minutes in length, and scores will be based on the best 2 or 3 waves depending upon conditions. The format will follow World Waveski Surfing Association rules and include repercharge rounds insuring that everyone surfs at least twice in the open division. The top 4 competitors in every division will receive awards. Judges will be ASP certified.
About the surf break: C-Street is a world renown point break that works from 1’ to 10’ plus and can offer rides in excess of a quarter mile! Quality waves are found at multiple peaks along this mile long cobble point. This allows more rides per surf session. The actual contest site will be located ‘Up top’ at the Point just east of the Ventura River mouth.
There will be a competitors meeting each morning at 6:30AM at the contest site.
Your Registration Fee of $135.00 entitles you to compete in the US Waveski Open, and one additional category (Age Division, Women’s Division, Freestyle Waveski, or Surf Kayak). Should you wish to compete in a third category, an additional fee of $65 will apply. Categories must have a minimum of 4 persons to be run (Note: Age categories follow USWA not WWA and may be combined to meet the minimum number of competitors).
While we encourage all competitors to enter the Open event, some competitors may choose not to. For those of you who do not wish to compete in the Open event, we ask that you please indicate so by selecting events from column B or D on the registration form, so that others may compete in the limited number of slots.