TBay Surf Club will host the 2015 Irish Surfing Intervarsities on the 21/22 March at Tramore, Co Waterford.


The Irish Surfing Intervarsities has been an annual event on the Irish Surfing calendar since the late nineties and has been hosted by Tramore on three previous occasions.


The event is open to any full time student studying at a university, IT and other third level colleges on the island of Ireland.

Students will compete for titles in 7 individual categories including Men's Surf, Women's Surf, Bodyboard, Longboard, SUP, Novice Men's Surf, and Novice Women's Surf as well as for the coveted overall club award. The closing date for entries is Friday 13th March, email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Final entry numbers, heat draw and the even schedule will be announced on Wednesday 18th March. Due to the size of the event it is anticipated that heats will run from 9am to 7pm on Saturday and from 9am to 4 on Sunday (surf/ weather dependant). Our top international judges will arrive in Tramore on Friday 20th to deliver the European Surfing Federation course the members of TBay Surf Club to update their judging skill prior to competition on Saturday and Sunday.


The Victory House will provide the event entertainment on Friday (Low Standards) and Saturday (The Beachcombers) nights, from 10.30pm. A beach presentation of awards will take place on Sunday evening following the finals, approximately 4.30pm.

Please note the event schedule is weather/surf dependent.




Friday 20th March


  • 7- 10pm Tbay Surf Centre ESF Judging course
  • 10- 10.30pm Tbay Surf Centre Captain’s Meeting
  • 10.30pm The Vic Low Standards
  • Saturday 21st March
  • 8-8.30am Tbay Surf Centre Site Set Up
  • 8.30 Tbay Surf Centre Check In & Safety Brief
  • 9am-7pm Tbay Surf Centre Heats
  • 10.30pm The Vic The Beachcombers
  • Sunday 22nd March
  • 8-8.30am Tbay Surf Centre Site Set Up
  • 8.30 Tbay Surf Centre Check In & Safety Brief
  • 9am-4pm Tbay Surf Centre Heats & Finals
  • 4.30pm Tbay Surf Centre Presentation