News has reached us that Tim Mellors of Custard Point has set up a couple of SUP events as part of the UK Pro Surf Tour. The events are the first two weekends in October, so not long to get training! We get far more race events that surf in the UK so it is great to see, nice one TIm! UK Pro Surf Association is pleased to announce a new series of surf events on the UK Pro Surf Tour. The best Stand Up Paddleboard surfers from across the UK will participate in this new series of events for points and prize money on the Custard Point SUP Pro Series.
The first venue will be in Scarborough at North Bay on 1st and 2nd October. It will be part of the Scarborough Pro Surf Festival. Taking place alongside: Junior and Open Surf Events, along with BMX and Skateboarding demonstrations. In addition there will be live music, DJ's and the first Drive-In Movie on the tour.
Leg two will be in Wales at Rest Bay, Porthcawl, the following week, 8th 9th October. This event will be part of the Porthcawl Splash Up and also include: Open, Women's and Junior Surf Events, plus skateboarding and BMX. Also a Street Dance festival located in the middle of Porthcawl.
At both events Custard Point will provide a demo zone for surfers to try out their latest Stand Up Paddleboard designs.
Comment from Tim Mellors Director of Custard Point: "...It is exciting to once again partner with the U.K Pro Surf Tour and introduce a series of SUP events under their umbrella. Custard Point surf, based in Newquay, Cornwall, have been involved with SUP since it was first seen in British waters and are dedicated to actively promote the rapidly growing sport of SUP. We look forward to meeting new and existing customers at these prestigous events and displaying our brand new range of cutting edge SUP surf boards and equipment.
For further information please don't hesitate to contact UK Pro Surf Office: 01637 854854