WP Junior Surfing Trials 2019

Trial 2 18/19 May coming soon – please enter?


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 wpsurfing@gmail.com

The liveheats platform will be used for the three trials.

Once you have signed up as a member please enter yourself on the Liveheats.com website  https://liveheats.com/events/1357 

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: wpsufing@gmail.com