Costa Mesa, CA (October 4, 2017): The 2017 Rip Curl GromSearch National Final presented by Banzai Bowls has a stacked field of the best 16 & under competitors from across the country. These competitors (see qualifiers below) will be battling for coveted National Titles and prize money. The Boys and Girls 16/U division champions will an win all-expense paid trip to compete in the RCGS International Final against the top 8 qualifiers from around the world, set to go on the Search at an undisclosed location in the Spring of 2018. This year’s National Final will be held for the first time at Steamer Lane, Santa Cruz, CA. Event forecasting partner, Surfline, has forecasted excellent surf in the shoulder-head high+ range with a combination of long period SSW swell and mid period WNW swell providing stellar conditions with clean winds.
See below for the full event schedule, and be sure to tune into Surfline’s Facebook Live event coverage that will be featured at www.ripcurl.com/gromsearch kicking off at 7:30AM.
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