Dates: August 10th-11th

The Guy Takayama Pro-AM Surf Events will be held Friday August 10th. Heats start at 6:30 AM with the Pro-Am Noseriding contest, the Pro-Am Open contest starts after the first round noseriding heats are complete. Please come early on Friday to the noseride event, you will need to have your board measured and taped by OLSC members prior to the start of your heat. There will be no refunds for no shows.

The Guy Takayama Pro-Am Noseriding Contest is a timed event, surfers will be timed when both feet are on the top 24 inches of the board. Surfboards must be 9 feet or longer. No leashes allowed. There will be a $5000.00 prize purse, top 8 surfers will get paid.

The Guy Takayama Pro-Am Open Contest is a traditional longboard event, surfers will be judged on classic and traditional styles of surfing. There is a $5000.00 prize purse, the top 8 surfers will be paid.

Pro-Am Open Judging Key Points

Longboards will be judged on a combination of traditional and modern maneuvers with control being the major factor.

A surfer must perform to the judging panel key elements to maximize their scoring potential.

Judges analyze the following major elements when scoring waves however it is important to note that the emphasis of certain elements is contingent upon the conditions during the day.
a. Commitment and degree of difficulty
b. Variety of traditional and modern maneuvers
c. Use of foot work on the board
d. Speed, Power, Style and Flow
e. Combination of major maneuvers

PRO-AM Open Sign Up Form

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The Oceanside Longboard Surfing Club strives to contribute to our local community by promoting amateur longboard surfing and preserving surfing culture and history. Membership in the OLSC is open to anyone interested in supporting the OLSC Mission.



Phone: (858) 442-0316

Oceanside Longboard Surfing Club 
P.O. Box 825
Oceanside, CA 92049