The Rip Curl Grom Search Goes To Cayucos

2001 Rip Curl Grom Search Tour Stops in Santa Barbara

The 2001 Rip Curl Grom Search tour stopped off in Cayucos on Saturday August 11. TheGrom Search is presented by Surfing and Surfing Girl magazine and was also in-conjunctionwith CCS and co-sponsored by Electric, Epitaph and sticky bumps.

Cayucos’ Old Creek welcomed the Grom Serach with some fun 1 to 3 foot waves and glassyconditions. All who attended had a great time eating, surfing, hanging and winning prizes.

The purpose of the Grom Search is to introduce young beginner surfers to surf competition in apositive manner. Friends and family supporting each other while having a good time at thebeach. Everyone wins at the Rip Curl Grom Search as each kid received a goodie bag stuffedwith prizes, surfs twice or more, food, drinks and fun and games for the entire day. Tons ofprizes and huge trophies were awarded to the finalists and the lucky kids who participated in the fun and games.

Results:

12 and under Boys

1. ERIC OWENS
2. DANE ZAUN
3. JEFFERY LUKASIK
4. JACOB DENITZ
5. COLE BRADEUR
6. ADAM LAMBEST

15 and under Girls

1. REBECCA VANDAELE
2. KRISTEN COMMINS
3. ANNA LIPLUN
4. COLE TAVAERA
5. BROOKE ZAUN
6. TAYLOR STANLEY

15 and under Boys

1. EDDIE LESTER
2. COLIN SCHILDHAUER
3. BUMMY KOEPENK
4. MATT HOWE
5. JOEY MUNYO
6. BRYAN SCHMIDT