This coming Wednesday we’re picking to be the biggest Jetts City Series Race of 2014, The weather is looking Epic and competitors having missed last week’s cancellation are chomping for some action!! We are also going to incorporate less wave times for Wednesday meaning more competitors starting together, full info on Wednesday’s briefing. TV 3 is also coming down to film the whole event on Wednesday so bring down the family and the entire cheering squad to get amongst the action. Sealegs will also be on site doing demonstrations of their sensational amphibious boat design.
Also, due to last week’s cancellation the overall division winners will be based on your top 8 scores, not 9. To be in the draw to win the fantastic holiday to Fiji thanks to Pete at Island Holidays, you now need to complete 8 events not the original 9 events.
15% off an 8 Week event pass – Till Wednesday 3pm Get your friends and family involved in the JCSS with a 15% discount off any 8-week event pass when registering online. Use the discount/ Pin Code 'Welcome' when signing up. Get in quick only 15 discounted passes available. Enter at www.citysurfseries.com
JCSS Merchandise for sale
JCSS T Shirt
Other Items for sale â€“ on site at the JCSS
$149.00 (Normally $170)
The Sealegs amphibious boat design will be on show this Wednesday at Mission Bay so come and check it out and even possibly kick back and be taken for a cruise. Check out more info on www.sealegs.com
Event Shirts: You must have your 2XU competitor singlet on to compete, no exceptions. If you have forgotten it or lost it you will need to purchase another shirt/ singlet from the JCSS caravan to be allowed to start. Additional Race shirts are $40 Male / $50 Female
Briefings: • Surfboard Paddle, Prone, Sup Novice and Secondary School SUP – With Troy at 535pm at the A frame wooden course board. • Ski Paddle – With Troy 605pm at the A frame wooden course board • All remaining SUPs – With Troy at 610pm at the back of the JCSS trailer. • 5km Waterfront Run – With Stacey at 615pm between the 2XU start line flags on the sand.
On site activation - Alta Bean Bags, Wild Bean Cafe Each week we have 15x Alta Bean bag options for competitors & spectators to kick back on the sand and watch the event actions in complete comfort. The Wild Bean, Bean Machine will be on site each week selling Wild Bean Coffee, food and snacks
On site activation â€“ SUP Retails Stores and Brands Each week we have 5 different retail stores and SUP brands on site for participants to try out and demo the latest 2014 range across a huge variety of brands. Mission Bay will have a festival feel each week so please support these stores and brands if looking for a new SUP for the season.
Weekly Spot Prizes – Mecca Stonehouse Each week we will be having our social spot prize evening at Mecca Stonehouse where any 12,8,4 or 1 week signed up competitor regardless of their placing goes in the draw to win out of our massive weekly spot prizes. On arrival to Mecca (from 715pm onwards) see the JCSS crew and make sure your name goes in the draw. A gold coin donation per person is appreciated to enter the weekly spot prize draw, with all proceeds going to Surf Lifesaving Northern Region. There are $20 meal options now available + ice cold beers and refreshments waiting upon your arrival. Prize giving will aim to start at 730pm each evening, but please excuse us if it starts at 745pm. Each week we have over 25 different spot prizes + this Wednesday we have Raumati from Plantation Island on site… see below. Come have a drink and something to eat each night and be apart of the big Jetts City Surf Series social crew. Two of the 8 main prizes ($50+ value) each week will go to competitors who have a Jetts City Surf Series sticker on their vehicle and board/ Ski/ Surfboard, it works as follows: • Our photographer Scottie T will roam the carpark and select a vehicle with our JCSS sticker on it each week for a weekly spot prize. • Scottie T will also select an image of a competitor at random each week with a JCSS sticker on their Sup/ Ski/ Surfboard
End of Year Prizes – 5x SUP Boards to be won This year we are stoked to announce that with a HUGE thanks to our 5x on site SUP Brands / Retail stores, we have 5x SUP boards to give away at the end of the year, to the winners of the 5x largest SUP divisions. The winner of whichever SUP division has the most 12 week participants in it who complete 9 races, will get to choose from the 4x available SUPS as their 1st prize. The winner of the 2nd largest SUP division will then have the choice of the 3 remaining SUP boards etc. The 5th Board (BIC) goes to the winner of the BIC One Design Class.
Ultimate Boards – Competitions and Discounts Need a new longboard to cruise the coast or bomb some hills then come and see Nick from Ultimate Boards, a demo fleet of six sticks is available to try. All JCSS participants get online discounts too, just come see Nick or the staff for the online promo discount code, Want to win an Original Pin tail longboard, heres two ways you can:
Demo a longboard between 430pm-545pm and go in the draw to win an Original Pintail on Dec 18th at Mecca Stonehouse.
The winner of our Indo board balance competition held at Mecca Stonehouse from 710pm-730pm each spot prize evening wins an Original Pintail longboard, drawn March 13thm 2014.
Island Holidays Giveaway – Plantation Island, Fiji
Everyone who enters the Jetts City Surf Series on a 12-week pass and completes a minimum of 8 events goes in the draw for our main end of series prize, thanks to Pete at Island Holidays, which includes: Return flights on Air Pacific from Auckland to Nadi, return car & ferry transfers from airport to the Island, 5 nights accommodation at Plantation Island Resort. (Valued at over $3,000). You must be present at our end of season prize giving (March 13th) to claim the prize.
RUNSHEET (11.12.13) 535pm briefing 540pm –Surfboard Paddle & Prone Paddle 541pm – SUP Novice & Secondary School SUP 610pm briefing 620pm – Ski Paddle (briefing at 605pm with Troy) 620pm – 5km Waterfront Run (briefing at 615pm with Stacey) 621pm – SUP 14 Footers, SUP 12’6 & Masters 30 second wait
6:21.30pm - Womens 3km SUP, SUP Surfboard, BIC One Design