Northern Beaches NSW

Wahu Surfer Groms Comps 2016/17 - Northern Beaches

Sat 15th October 2016 – Sun 16th October 2016
Registration Open
Mon 11th July 2016 5:15PM
entries close 10 Oct 2016

ICONIC Australian beach brand Wahu in partnership with Surfing Australia will be changing the colour of the approaching summer, with the dates for the acclaimed Wahu Surfer Groms Comps released.

In 2016/2017 the nine event series will hit the shores of NSW, QLD, VIC, WA & SA and will once again deliver action packed surfing and good times.

The surfer groms comps cater for the mini, mirco groms (U/8) to the big kids alike (U/14) of any level, and is all about providing a fun, but competitive environment. There will also be loads of prize giveaways and tons of beach games.

Each entrant will receive a Wahu Surfer Groms Comp t-shirt for entering, plus a Wahu beach product.

There will be tons of action throughout each event day with daily award giveaways across the surfing and beach game disciplines, which state branches will be coordinating.

As an added bonus to the series, the winners of the Under 14 divisions at each event will be invited to respective boys’ and girls’ (18 participants total) 3 day “ Wahu Surf Camps” (all-expenses paid) at the Hurley Surfing Australia High Performance Centre.

For the South Australian and Victorian events, the Wahu Surf Camp prize will be awarded to the highest place U14 Boy & Girl who reside in that respective State. 

Surfing Australia invites aspiring groms of any level to come along and have a go via entering any of the nine Wahu Surfer Groms Comps events below.

Entering an Event:

Due to the high volume of competitors entering each event of the Wahu Surfer Groms Comps, each respective event entry opening will be staggered to allow individuals the opportunity to enter multiple events in the series.

Schedule & heat draw:

The Wahu Surfer Groms Comps 2016 - Northern Beaches will be held on Saturday 15th October and Sunday 16th October 2016.

The  schedule and heat draws will be published on the event page of the website two days before the start of the event: Thursday, 13th October 2016 at 5pm.

Please check the heat draws friday night & call the hotline in the morning of the event to confirm start time and running schedule - these are always subject to change due to surf conditions.


Prime Location - Deewhy

Back Up Locations - Collaroy, Longreef, Curl Curl, Freshwater

AGAIN please call the event hotline for confirmed location and running schedule after 6:30 am each morning of the event.

- 0458  247  212


U/14 Boys and U/14 Girls, U/12 Boys and U/ 12 Girls, U/ 10 Boys (Optional parent assist) and U/10 Girls (Optional parent assist), U/8 Boys and Girls mixed division (Parent assist).

To be eligible to enter Wahu events (events 1-7 of the series) you must be under the specified age as of the 31st December 2016. To enter events (8-9 of the series) you must be under the specified age as of the 29th Jan, 2017. All divisions are limited, with entry allocated on a first in first served basis.


Refund policy: 

A refund is only available if advised that a competitor cannot attend the respective event 14 days prior and a valid doctor’s certificate is provided. All refunds are assessed a $10 admin fee. No refunds are given within 7 days of the event.

Division Price
Under 10 Boys (Parent assist optional) Shortboard $77.00
Under 8 Boys & Girls mixed (Parent Assist) Shortboard $77.00
Under 10 Girls (Parent assist optional) Shortboard $77.00
Under 12 Girls Shortboard $77.00
Under 12 Micro Groms Shortboard $77.00
Under 14 Girls Shortboard $77.00
Under 14 Boys Shortboard $77.00
Entries Closed