The British Longboard Union 2019
THE CONTEST AT SAUNTON IS -- OFF
Refunds will be made over the next couple of days.
Keep an eye on site for a possible date for the contest to run.
The contest portal for the Saunton contest is now closed.
The entry portal for the Saunton contest will close at midday on Wednesday 10th July.
A call will be made late Wednesday, and by 14:00 hrs Thursday.
Just to clarify, the Single Fin division is open to all men/women/juniors etc.
If you follow the link below it will take you to the Facebook photos of the opening parade of the World Longboard Games in Biarritz, plenty of pictures of the team.
The Cancelled Saunton event has now been rescheduled for the 13th and 14th July. The entry portal will open shortly after the 20th June.
Watergate British Championships
Following the British Championships held last weekend, British Surfing has announced the Team to represent Britain at the upcoming ISA World Longboard Championships.
Please read the press release here.
There are also photos and an event report accessible via the 'Photos' link.
*ISA World Longboard Championship Update*
To all prospective representatives of British Surfing at the 2019 ISA World Longboard Surfing Championship in Biarritz, accommodation has kindly been provided by Eurocamp Official at their Le Ruisseau site. Eurocamp have been great supporters of British surfers in the past and we look forward to their continued support. Hopefully the great accommodation and nice soft pillows will spur you on to victory!
Le Ruisseau camp
ISA Longboard Championships
There are some limited edition Saunton competition posters and Watergate invitational contest posters available to purchase. The BLU is offering the chance to buy one or more of the limited edition posters for both events. They are £5.00 each plus £3.50 postage per order.
For multiple orders the postage remains the same at £3.50.
You can order the posters by following the link here..
All payments by PayPal.
The rerun of the postponed 2018 Jesus Longboard competition was held last weekend in 3ft contestable conditions.
The contest report can be accessed here and the full set of results here.
A selection of photos have been placed via the photos link above.
The WSL has published the 2019 Men's and Womens Longboard Tour Event Schedule.
The Mens schedule is here.
The Womens schedule is here
Dates for contests in 2019 are:
Saunton - North Devon:
April 27th and 28th July 13th-14th July
Reserve dates: May 18th and 19th
Fistral- Newquay Cornwall: September 21st and 22nd
Reserve dates: October 5th and 6th
It has also been announced by the ISA that the World Longboard Championships will be held at Biarittz in France. The dates are May 26th to June 2nd.
That will save the UK competitors some money!!