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Bass Coast Shire Council will host the Phillip Island Pro QS 1000 event from 27 – 30 October this year. This creates an exciting opportunity for local surfers to get on board with a World Surf League (WSL) qualifying series surf competition, to compete alongside and learn from some of the worlds most experienced surfers.
The Phillip Island Pro will include three key categories:
· Mens QS 100 with 96-144 Competitors and US$10,000 prizemoney
· Womens QS 1000 with 36-48 Competitors and US $5,000 prizemoney
· Junior Challenge Invitational (U18) for both boys and girls
There will also be a Victorian Indigenous Invitational held concurrently, including up to eight invited surfers.
Bass Coast Shire Councillor and surf advocate, Cr Stephen Fullarton, explained the benefits of hosting the surf event are twofold: It will showca...Read more from this release