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Surfboard shaper Darren Handley will be at the Rip Curl Pacific Beach store on June 7th

Surfboard shaper Darren Handley will be at the Rip Curl Pacific Beach store on June 7th

Legendary surfboard shaper Darren Handley will be at the Rip Curl Pacific Beach store on June 7th, as part of his California Tour 2013. Darren will be showing new models, answering questions, and hanging out with us starting at 2pm. This is a great opportunity to meet Darren and learn more about surfboard design. Darren will be taking custom board...

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Event Recap: 9th Annual Surf Contest

Event Recap: 9th Annual Surf Contest

Thanks so much to all who participated and joined us in Crystal Pier on Pacific Beach for the 9th Annual Grom Comp last October 13. Attendees had the opportunity to watch young surfers show off their skills in a competition setting. The event wouldn’t have been possible without the support of our sponsors and the hardworking volunteers who helped us...

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San Diego Surf School Will Host 9th Annual Grom Comp at Crystal Pier on Oct. 13

San Diego Surf School Will Host 9th Annual Grom Comp at Crystal Pier on Oct. 13

San Diego Surf School will hold the ninth annual Grom Comp on October 13 at Crystal Pier, with check-in to start at 6:30 a.m. For the past eight years, young and upcoming surfers have gotten a taste of competition at past Grom Comp events in San Diego. Surfers can register for Grom Comp 2018 now for free at the San...

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Event Highlights: 8th Annual Crystal Pier Surf Contest

8th Annual Crystal Pier Surf Contest Highlights

Beach goers were treated to a spectacle of amazing young surfers of the 8th Annual Grom Comp last Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Crystal Pier. The participants did not disappoint and the event—thanks to the volunteers, sponsors, and supporters—was a total success. Relive the high points that day by watching the recap video and browsing through the photos below:  ...

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World Surf League Contest Scoring

World Surf League Contest Scoring

The world of professional surfing has proven subject to the whims of nature, with each surfer going up against any number of sudden changes; the swell can carry you to victory, or it can swallow your chances of a good score in seconds. As a result, the best surfer is not always the one to take home the prize. The...

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