This summer, The Rip Curl Girls Tour returns to the UK bigger and better than ever. Presented by Renault the Rip Curl Girls Tour in association with Relentless energy drink embarks on a unique tour just for girls with an exciting Brazilian theme.
The tour is a young, fun and very rewarding project for all age groups that encourages girls to get active and get surfing with expert tuition from Rip Curl Pro Riders and professionally qualified British Surfing Association instructors.
Two dedicated Rip Curl Girls Tour weekends have been scheduled at the best beaches around the UK: Fistral Beach, Newquay and Croyde Bay, North Devon on the 28th and 29th June, and Bournemouth Beach, Dorset and Llangennith, South West Wales on the 5th and 6th July. The tour then continues back at Fistral Beach, Newquay during the Rip Curl Boardmasters from the 4th to the 10th August where lessons will be running with the English Surfing federation throughout the duration of the event.
In addition to top notch surfing lessons Rip Curl will be offering a goodie bag including event tee shirt to every girl who takes part, there will also be fantastic demos and performances from world # 1 surf tandem surf team Rico Leroy and Sarah Brunel from France.
Following a days surfing girls can stretch and relax in the Chill Out Zone and also have a chance to experience demos and lessons in the Brazilian Martial art form – Capoeira. Then to finish off an awesome day on the waves Rip Curl will be hosting Brazilian themed parties with live music and DJ’s in Newquay and Bournemouth. There will also be a special live Music night to celebrate the Girls Tour during the Rip Curl Boardmasters with performances from Ex Longboard world champion Beau Young, with support from Seth Lakeman and Ruarri Joseph and Nick Harper.
Throughout the Rip Curl Tour girls will see and meet some of the best surfers on the Rip Curl Girls Team. Catch Elise Garrigue – international Rip Curl team rider and World Tandem surfing champions Rico Leroy & Sarah Brunel at Bournemouth Beach, Dorset, current English champion and team rider Kathleen Spears at Croyde, North Devon and Llangennith in Wales. French longboard champion Justine Dupont will be on-hand in Newquay to offer her top tips to girls.
With girls of every age and ability catered for the Rip Curl Girls Tour is a fantastic opportunity to get enthusiastic about surfing and to challenge themselves with new tricks and manoeuvres while surrounded by friends and the best instructors around.