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This year’s third surfing competition at Playa Venao Hotel Resort, Pedasí, province of Los Santos will be held on March 16 and March 17. It is the junior (under 18) “Discovering Surfing Talents” cup sponsored by Super Deportes. The winners of each category will be announced on Sunday, March 17. Inscriptions cost $20 and are open until Thursday, March 14 via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discovering Surfing Talents (DST) was founded in August last year. Now already, Raúl Stanford, director of DST can see a huge increase in surfing talent and number of children practicing this sport. For this year, four competitions are planned for the summer season and an additional four, for the winter. The categories are below 18, below 16, below 14 open, below 14 girls, kids open and kids girls. According to Raúl, kids as young as 3 years of age have competed under their parents surveillance. Participants are to bring their own surfboards. For those wishing to stay at the Playa Venao Hotel Resort, rooms can be reserved calling 832-0161 or 838-5985.