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3rd Annual WHOMPETITION!

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Its that time of year again for the BEST SURF DAY EVER !!!!

Come get kooky with us for a soft top competition celebrating wipe outs, community, and sooooo much stoke !!!!

And this year we are all geared up thanks to Stormblade Surf boards!

What:
A day of tandeming, belly riding, team riding, party waving, and peeing our wetsuits from laughing too hard all to support Groundswell Community Project's mission to heal, empower, and unite women in the waves around the world!

Timing:
11: group warm up yoga with Happy-U Yoga
12-5pm: Whomp-etition heats
6: 30-8pm Pizza Party and Red carpet Award Ceremony


Heats:
1: Tandem
2: Team Relay: teams of 5 rated on number of waves caught
3: Look Ma no feet !: surf with everything but your feet (ex: dead bug, coffin, headstand, planking)
4: Queen of the wave !!!!: goal is to be the last man / woman standing on the party wave, riders will be given noodles and permission to swipe others boards and get ravish about it (we are not responsible for battle wounds)
5: Surf something: bring something that floats and surf it to honor our Cuban surf family who grew up surfing refrigerator doors, plywood, and desk tops!

* Heats will start at noon with the final heat at 5pm inviting all the heat winner to whomp-ete for a final wavestorm wipe-out winner!
* We celebrate equality in the waves! all heats are for all genders!
* Costumes are awarded extra participation points! Get wacky !!!

Requested donations: (tax deductible contribution to support Groundswell)
$ 35 individual whomp-etetor entry donation for 1st heat
$ 15 for each additional heat entry
$ 40 Tandem team registration
$ 50 team relay registration
make donations at Via Venmo (@groundswellcp) with your name and heat you would like to Womp-ete in.


-10 spots per heat so hurry and sign up so you get the heat of your dreams!
-All whomp-etitors will receive radical participation prizes, entry to raffle, and winners will get radical knock-your-socks-off trophies

* This is a dog and family friendly event

* if you would like to donate a soft top/board/surf gear at the end of the day to Groundswell Community Project will be bringing surf gear to communities in Cuba and Peru this winter to help build sustainable women empowerment surf clubs! The gift of surf gear gives the gift of strength, beauty, and dreams!

* if you would like to be a judge, have gear to donate, or interested in being part of the raffle prizes contact natalie@groundswellcommunity.org


Earlier Event: August 3
Bay Area Surfsister Therapy Session