RVCA Junior Challenge
Surfing South Africa
Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
2 - 4 May, 2014
Top Junior surfers brought their A-games to JBay
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 6 May, 2014 - The RVCA Junior Challenge at Lower Point in JBay was a resounding success, producing a number of very stoked winners. The biggest junior contest enjoyed great waves, excellent weather, great coverage and a very high level of stoked amongst the best junior surfers in the country.
Stand out surfers were too numerous to mention, with all competitors bringing their A-Games to the event. Performances were inspired, the surfers were ripping, and the vibe was a combination of excitement and chill.
Local surfer Matt McGillivray won the premier U20 division, and in so doing won the Wild Card into the JBU Supertrial presented by RVCA, a possible Golden Ticket to the JBay Open World Tour event. Nine-year-old James Ribbink won two divisions, the U10 and the U12, and also went home with the Surfer Of The Event award.