19 August 2023
EuroSurf 2023 closes, Wales places 9th!
Wales' campaign in Europe came to an end only on the eve of finals day. What an amazing event!
The European Surfing Federation put on the EuroSurf 2023 event in Santa Cruz, Portugal.
The waves were varied, the weather hot, the competition fierce!
The Welsh team was made up of our up and coming home grown talent, and they did their country proud!
In order of appearance in the above pic, from left to right:
Womans Surf Team: Poppy Owen, Katie David & Emily Williams
Womans Longboard: Emily Williams
Mens Surf Team: Patrick Langdon-Dark, Eli Perrins-Davies & Logan Nicol
Mens Longboard: Blake Jones
There are two outcomes to the competition: Individual's ranking & Country's ranking.
These are the Welsh results:
European Mens Surf Rankings:
9th - Patrick Langdon-Dark
11th - Logan Nicol
25th - Eli Perrins-Davies
European Womens Surf Rankings:
25th - Emily Williams
37th - Katie David
37th - Poppy Owen
European Mens Longboard Rankings:
7th - Blake Jones
European Womens Longboard Rankings:
11th - Emily Williams
Wales European ranking: 9th