Grom Prix Details

THE 2018 GROM PRIX IS ON FOR SATURDAY 9/22/18 AT 8AM ON NANTASKET BEACH NEAR THE NORTH BATH HOUSE. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED, SIGN UP AT THE BEACH.

THE FORECAST IS CALLING FOR FOR SMALL CLEAN SURF, GREAT WEATHER, AND WARM WATER, SO ITS GOING THE BE AN EPIC DAY FOR ALL GROMS.  PLEASE BRING THE WHOLE FAMILY TO ENJOY A FALL DAY AT THE BEACH AND TO CHEER ON THE KIDS.  CHECK IN WILL OPEN AT 7:30 AM, FIRST HEAT WILL BE IN THE WATER AT 8 AM SHARP, AND THE CHAMPIONS WILL BE CROWNED BY 1 PM.
 
THE DETAILS:
 
THE PURPOSE OF THE GROM PRIX IS TO PROVIDE A GREAT WAY FOR KIDS TO SURF TOGETHER IN THE FALL AND HAVE FUN.  ALTHOUGH THE FINALS CAN BE COMPETITIVE, MOST HEATS ARE ARE PURELY FOR FUN AND ALL KIDS WALK AWAY WITH A GOODIE BAG, REGARDLESS OF ABILITY!
 
LOCATION: IN FRONT OF THE BATHHOUSE AT NANTUCKET BEACH IN HULL,  MA. 156 HULL SHORE DRIVE, HULL MA 02045. LOOK FOR THE TENTS ON THE BEACH.
 
TIMING: THE FIRST HEAT WILL HIT THE WATER AT 8 AM. YOU WILL RECEIVE HEAT SHEETS VIA EMAIL BY 8 PM ON FRIDAY, SO YOU WILL KNOW WHAT TIME YOUR HEAT IS IN ADVANCE. COMPETITORS MUST CHECK IN AT THE TENT AT LEAST 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO YOUR HEAT. WE SUGGEST ARRIVING EARLY, PACKING A LUNCH, AND MAKING A DAY TO ENJOY THE ACTION! CONTEST WILL BE COMPLETE BY 1 PM
 
HEATS:  HEATS VARY BETWEEN 12-15 MINUTES.  A BLOW HORN WILL SIGNAL THE BEGINNING AND END OF EACH HEAT.   EACH RIDE IS SCORED BETWEEN 1-10.  ONLY YOUR BEST RIDE COUNTS, SO WAIT FOR THE GOOD ONES! THE SURFERS WITH THE TOP 2 SCORES IN EACH HEAT GO DIRECTY TO THE FINALS.  HEAT SHEETS AND TIMES WILL BE MAILED OUT FRIDAY BY 8 PM. REGARDLESS OF ADVANCING TO THE NEXT HEAT, EVERY KIDDO WILL GET A GOODIE BAG. 
 
LIFEGUARDS:  AS ALWAYS, PARENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR KEEPING AN EYE ON THEIR OWN CHILDREN AND DETERMINING IF THE CONDITIONS ARE MANAGEABLE FOR THEIR CHILD.  THERE ARE NO LIFEGUARDS ON DUTY IN SEPTEMBER. 
 
WHAT TO BRING:  SUNSCREEN, SWEATSHIRT, SURFBOARD & WETSUITS, AND A BAG LUNCH. THE WATER IS THE WARMEST IT HAS BEEN ALL YEAR, BUT PACK YOUR WETSUITS BECAUSE OF THE WIND CHILL. IF YOU NEED A BOARD & WETSUIT, THIS WEEKEND LEVITATE OFFERS FLAT RATE 25.00 FOR BOARD & WETSUIT.  PLEASE BOOK YOUR RENTAL BY 5 PM FRIDAY ONLINE HERE AND WE WILL BRING YOUR EQUIPMENT TO THE BEACH FOR YOU. 
 
IF YOU CAN'T MAKE IT:  WE WILL HOLD YOUR SWAG BAG AT LEVITATE, WITH YOUR NAME ON IT.  NO REFUNDS. FEEL FREE TO PICK IT UP AT YOUR CONVENIENCE, 7 DAYS A WEEK, BETWEEN 10AM-6PM.   
 
IF YOU HAVE ANY ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS FEEL FREE TO CALL LEVITATE: 781-834-2755