The first event of the Billabong Junior Series 2015 will take place this year at Magna Tubes in Jeffreys Bay.
It is a three day event, with a five day waiting period from 13 – 17 July. The contest forms part of the www.jbaywinterfest.com and will see the top surfers from JBay join the best juniors in the country in the event.
The contest director will choose the best three days out of the waiting period to run the contest to completion.
The Billabong Junior Series presented by BOS is the most prestigious and longest-running junior series in the world.
The series started in 1997, and has already hosted 51 individual events over its illustrious history.
There are 7 divisions for 2015, and competitiors are allowed to enter a maximum of 2 divisions.
U12 Boys – 1A PST Rated
U14 Boys & U14 Girls – 2A PST Rated
U16 Boys and U16 Girls – 2A PST Rated
U20 Boys and U20 Girls – WSL 1000 Pro Junior Rated.
There are a number of exciting Specialty Awards and Events as well as Series Awards, and these will be announced shortly.
Co-sponsors for the event include VonZipper and Nixon.