SLSA Bluff Cove C-3 Pro Heat Draws

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Dates – March 28th at 11:00 AM SLT
Venue – Bluff Cove
Board – C-3 v2 (long or short, personal or rezzer)
Wave – Maoli Freestyle and Maoli Swell

HEAT 1
austimus1 (RED)
JohnnyWhadd (BLUE)
roxyangel007 (GREEN)
Aquadoc (ORANGE)
Rachel Emodemon (PURPLE)

HEAT 2
Wilfrid DeCuir (RED)
Sunrize Mornington (BLUE)
Brad Fresh (GREEN)
Daphne Yardley (ORANGE)
Renee Serendipity (PURPLE)

HEAT 3
Becka Blackrain (RED)
Figger Arun (BLUE)
Reigndrop (GREEN)
Mike Vallely (ORANGE)
Diamond Carbetta (PURPLE)

HEAT 4
Sally LaSalle (RED)
Cierra Theriac (BLUE)
Ronan Blake (GREEN)
followingwaves (ORANGE)
Maryann Maa (PURPLE)

HEAT 5
Harbor Piers (RED)
Neptune01 (BLUE)
Petra Xaris (GREEN)
Missy Lovesu (ORANGE)
Mick Lunasea (PURPLE)

HEAT 6
Kr1st3n (RED)
Maldrul Morris (BLUE)
Magnus (GREEN)
Lanky Silvercloud (ORANGE)
Bullet Admiral (PURPLE)

*Note that every effort has been made to accommodate requests for Late or Early Heat Preferences, due to conflicting requests not all requests can be met.

STAFF
Event Coordinator – Summer
Head Judge – Nico nicolette1nico2nikki
Judge – Blue willowwynn
Judge – shanon.cardalines
Marshal – Neptune
Security – Cie and Flynn
DJ – Reign

Rashies – Cie/Flynn
Trophies -Cie/Flynn

Full event rules can be found on the SLSA Wiki.

(Reprint) Some people have asked me (Cierra) how to approach surfing these waves for the competition. Well, we tried to make it fun and interesting. First, take off is from the left/east. There’s a platform and a buoy out there to help you find your way. With multiple waves running, it is up to the surfer’s creativity to make an awesome ride. Pick the waves that make the most of your style! I have been asked if wave hopping is legal. Short answer, yes! But how it will be scored is up to the judges. My advice would be to make wave transitions look purposeful, interesting and in control. Freesurfing, you could wave hop all day. I wouldn’t suggest that for the competition. Transitions look most impressive when they are lateral or forward. Plus, lots of wave hopping is going to make for a really long comp. Remember, you don’t want to belly. Sliding off the back of the wave and struggling to find another wave is going to be loss of wave and affect your length of ride points.  Plan your ride out keeping the judging criteria in mind: style and control (40%), tricks (40%), and length of ride (20%).

Now, wax up that board and get out there!

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