Competition

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Entry Form

2018 SSC ESA Entry Form

Rules

Official ESA Rules of Competition (Jan 2018)

Divisions

Division breakdowns are based on the competitors’ age as of Jan 1, 2019 for the 2019 Competition Season & Championships.  District contests held in 2018 count for points for the 2019 Regional Competition season.

Official ESA Age Chart for 2018 Season – 2019 Championships

Division Age Group Birth Year
Boys U12 M/F 11 & Under 2007 or Later
Boys U14 13 & Under 2005 or Later
Boys U16 15 & Under 2003 or Later
Junior Men U18 17 & Under 2001 or Later
Men 18 – 29 1989 – 2000
Masters 30 – 39 1979 – 1988
Senior Men 40 – 49 1969 – 1978
Legends 50 & Over 1968 – 1959
Grand Legends M/F 60 & Over 1958 or Earlier
Girls U12 11 & Under 2007 or later
Girls U14 13 & Under 2005 or Later
Girls U16 15 & Under 2003 or Later
Junior Women U18 17 & Under 2001 or Later
Women 18 – 34  1984 – 2000
Ladies 35 & Over 1983 or Earlier
Menehune Longboard U14 M/F 13 & Under 2005 or Later
Junior Longboard U18 17 & Under 2001 or Later
Mens Longboard 18 – 34 1984 – 2000
Masters Longboard 35 – 49 1969 – 1983
Legends Longboard 50 & Over 1968 or Earlier
Grand Legends Longboard M/F 60 & Over 1958 or Earlier
Junior Womens Longboard U18 17 & Under 2001 or Later
Womens Longboard 18 – 34 1984 – 2000
Ladies Longboard 35 & Over 1983 or Earlier
Open Bodyboard M/F All Ages All Ages
Open Shortboard M/F All Ages All Ages
Open SUP M/F All Ages All Ages

All Youth Division surfers will be permitted to “surf up” into any division or multiple divisions they are eligible for provided they have a membership in those divisions and also pay any additional entry fees required.

Surfers in Ladies (35+) and Legends (50+) may elect to remain in their respective divisions upon reaching age 60 rather than enter Grand Legends Division, but may not compete in both Ladies and Grand Legends or Legends and Grand Legends.