Master/Open trials

Trial 1 – 7 April

Trial 2 – 28 April

Trial 3 – 5 May


Junior trial 1 results

WP Surfing Junior Trial 1


U12 Boys

Ryan Matthew Schoon

Levi Kolnik

Luc Fischer

Fletcher Lowe


U12 Girls

Sage Asha Martinson


U14 Boys

Connor Slijpen

Asha Steytler

Simon Winter

Leo Letschert


U14 Girls

Sarah Scott

Olivia Winter

Scarlette van Jaarsveldt


U16 Boys

Luke Van Wyk

Brad Scott

Travis Pearce

Luca Novak


U16 Girls

Ceara Knight

Leila Steytler

Caroline Brown

Katie Winter


U18 Boys

Max Elkington

Luke Slijpen

Eli Beukes

Manoa Robb


U18 Girls

Summer Sutton

Maya Shefer-boswell

Emily Winter

Amber Sneddon

2019 Grom Team

Congratulations to those surfers that have been selected to represent WP Surfing / Cape Town Surfriders for the 2019 Grommet Games that will be held in Port Elizabeth 21 – 24 March.

The selection has been based on trial results (best 2) and taking into account the criteria of transformation within our sport as set out by SSA and Sport and Recreation South Africa.

The team selection is as follows:


Age Group Name
U8 B / G Lorenzo Jacobs
U10 B / G Ben Esterhuyse
U10 B / G Finn Murphy
U12 B Ryan Schoon
U12 B Ben Euston-Brown
U12 B Joshua Gordon
U12 G Sage Martinson
U12 G Sophie Leinberger
U14 B Simon Winter
U14 B Zaan Morris
U14 B Alfonso van Zyl
U14 G Luanne Hurst
U14 G Ashley August
U16B Leo Chames
U16B Regan Chitter
U16G Charne Harris
U16G Aqeelah Lakay


At this stage we would like to get confirmation from all the selected surfers as to their availability for the Grommet Games. Please could this be done ASAP by reply to

The team manager is Shuan Solomons: 0713644259

Assisting with logistics is Matthew Winter: 0785330126

Please include in correspondence to assist with questions/answers.

Once we have a confirmed team (replied by you as confirmed) we will have a team meeting for an information/questions session. This will most likely coincide with our first team practice session.

We appreciate that time between selection and the actual contest is (and always has been) short and we ask for your understanding as we prepare for this event. We will divulge all information as necessary but please feel free to contact us as necessary. At our team meeting we will go over the options for transport, accommodation, food, team kit and costings. This meeting needs to happen before end of next week and we will broadcast this ASAP.


Once again, congratulations and PLEASE reply ASAP with your confirmation of selection acceptance.

WP Junior Surfing Trials 2019


WP surfing has a good history at the Junior SA Champs and currently we have back to back victories (2017 & 2018) and our aim is to once again retain the title for 2019.

The selection process will be based on the results of three trials (top 2 results) which will be held 9 March, 18-19 May and 20-21 July. Where we have selected 2 days over a weekend for a trial, our aim is to try select the preferable day taking into account the conditions. The trials are only open to members of WP Surfing so please fill out the membership form and make payment before entering the trials.

Information to surfers leading up to the trials will primarily be distributed via Whatsapp (group info will be based on entries received) and secondarily on our other social media sites. If you don’t sign up as a member we don’t have your details!

Bank details :

First National Bank, Fish Hoek Branch – Branch code: 202309 – Account number: 50210861429

(Please use your name as the reference when depositing money into the account.)

Please email the proof of payment to

The liveheats platform will be used for the three trials.

Once you have signed up as a member please enter yourself on the website 

Surfers can only enter themselves in one division. Cost of entry is R500 for the 3 trials. Please pay promptly.

The team selection criteria is as follows:

WP SURFING Junior Trials 2019

Team Selection Criteria


The team composition to represent WP Surfing (Cape Town Surfriders) at the SSA SA Champs at Lower Point, Jeffreys Bay in September is as follows:

1 x U12 Girl

2 x U12 Boys

2 x U14 Girls

4 x U14 Boys

3 x U16 Girls

4 x U16 Boys

3 x U18 Girls

4 x U18 Boys


WP Surfing (Cape Town Surfriders) use the SAST 3A Ratings point system to select the team members. This point system can be viewed on SSA’s website under Appendix H.

1st                 1000

2nd                860

3rd                 730

4th                 670

5th                 610       

6th                 583        

7th                 555

8th                 528

9th                 500

10th         488

…….. continues

With 3 trials being held, a surfers best 2 trial scores will be totalled to form their score.

WP Surfing reserves the right to select a transformation surfer(s) in the lowest scoring team positions.


Any questions for further clarity can be directed to:













Master/Open Trial dates TBA