The British Longboard Union 2017
The entry portal for the Saunton Sands Longboard Classic 2018 scheduled for the weekend of May 12th and 13th is now open.
2018 provisional contest schedule.
The first event will be the 2017 re run of The Stable Fistral Beach Longboard contest that was cancelled due to poor surf conditions.
Age divisions will for this event be deemed as of 1st January 2017
New date April 14th and 15th with reserve dates of April 28th and 29th.
2018 Event # 1; Saunton Sands May 12th and 13th with reserve May 19th and 20th
2018 Event # 2; Fistral Beach September 29th and 30th Reserve October 20th and 21st
ISA WORLD LONGBOARD CHAMPS FINAL UPDATE
Most of you will have been watching the regular Facebook posts from Phil Williams of Christian Surfers who volunteered to be the England Team Manager and who did an outstanding job of keeping us all informed on the teams progress.
The British Longboard Union is proud to have been involved with the team members over the years and sends congratulations and a big thank you to our Team England Longboard surfers, the volunteers, the supporters and the sponsors.
We’ve witnessed inspiring and professional performances at the 2018 International Surfing Association World Longboard Championships in China and we are so proud - All leading to a 5th place team finish, 5th for Ben Howey, 7th for Ben Skinner, 9th for Emily Currie and 25th for Jen Pendlebury. All results for our growing history books. We look forward to building from this amazing result and challenging for the medals in the years ahead.
The performances are also testament to the years of work by the British Longboard Union, with its platform for nurturing, supporting and developing longboarding - we invite any longboarders or anyone inspired to give it a go to get in touch with them, join the community and become a member.
Safe travels to the team and we hope they enjoy their final days in China.
Sponsors: The Wave, Tregenna Castle, dryrobe, Pacsafe, Tubestation Polzeath, Boardmasters, Korev Lager.
Just reminder that the entry portal for this weekends competition will close at noon Wednesday