The Rip Curl GromSearch is a worldwide series of events designed for grommets. The GromSearch Series runs in 10 different countries with over 5,000 competitors worldwide.
The Australian series is made up of five events as well as a National final.
Please note: Participants for the National final are determined from the Rip Curl GromSearch ratings, counting a surfers best 2 results across the series. In addition, the winner from each division in each respective event of the series will be guaranteed entry into the National final. Seeding into the National final will be determined by their best 2 results total on the 2017/18 Rip Curl GromSearch Rankings.
Some incredible surfers have come through the series including current WSL World Tour athletes Gabriel Medina, Stephanie Gilmore, Jordy Smith, Matt Wilkinson, Owen Wright, Sally Fitzgibbons, Kolohe Andino, Nat Young and Felipe Toledo.
Entering an Event:
Due to the high volume of competitors entering each event of the Rip Curl GromSearch, each respective event entry opening will be staggered to allow individuals the opportunity to enter multiple events in the series.
Please note: To save confusion all Entry Opening Times will run off Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)
EVENT 5 – Sunshine Coast, QLD – Dec 11 – 15, 2017 – Entries open Mon October 16 at 5pm AEST