RIP Curl Grom Search hits Woolacoombe north Devon

14th August 2003


Rip Curl is getting ready to kick off it's second inaugural grom search program in Woolacombe in North Devon this coming weeked 16- 17th August. This, the second of three nationwide events is set to be a fun and explosive celebration of grommet surfing, designed to be way more than your average contest with a unique double elimination format, giveaways, prizes, and goodie bags for all entrants.
 
Gromsearch provides a platform for young up & coming surfers to experience competitive surfing in a friendly and fun environment. The double elimination reprocharge round and profesional on-site coaching alows surfers to surf more than once and help boost confidence without the pressures of standard contest elimination.
 
Rip Curl's team manager Sean Harris said: "Its an excellent opportunity for grommets to get a taste of performance and competitive surfing whilst having the opportunity to improve there own techniques with professional on-site coaching. Grom search is all about having fun and boosting the next generation's confidence, we anticipate a great weekend of explosive surfing from some of the countries hottest groms".