I stopped by Aliso this morning on my way to Victoria. Tide was a little high, but there’s a very good long slope at Aliso right now. As the tide goes down, it will only get better. It is promising for the contest in 2 weeks! – Matthieu
The last Victoria Saturday Session was at Aliso. Nice middle size swell gave the riders great skimming conditions. The contest is in less than one month and we hope to get the same conditions or even better! Thanks to the photographers Carly Haines and Taylor Osborn P: Carly Haines P: Taylor Osborn
The VIC is in exactly one month from now! I stopped at Aliso on my home to check the spot. The slope is very good, and nice sets were coming through. Little windy, little cloudy, but pretty fun overall. Last years’ finalist Brandon Sears showed up at the same time, and dialed in his air tricks […]
The VIC will take place on June 28th and 29th, 2014 next year! So mark this date in your calendar and see you in June!!!
The VIC 2013 was a huge success, contest director and owner of Victoria Skimboards Tex Haines called it: “Best waves in 37 years”. Big thanks to everybody that made this event possible! Sponsors, helpers, contestants… You can find all the recorded videos, results and pictures on the site! We will be there again next year!!! […]
Contest will start Saturday morning at 8 am with the 8 and under division. Then we will run the Amateur age divisions from youngest to oldest. That being said, the biggest divisions are the Professional Women and Men. These divisions will be run at the best tide, swell and wind conditions, which is unpredictable until […]
According to the regional forecast, the swell heights should be: – Saturday: 3 to 4 ft – Sunday: 2 to 3 ft No wind in the morning, and it should pick up throughout the day. The slope is back on the South side of Aliso. So if everything stays like this, it should be a […]
The slope on the South side is slowly coming back. To see more pictures of Saturday Morning, check out Victoria Skimboards Saturday Session pictures here: http://ocean.victoriaskimboards.com/2013/06/saturday-session-pics-06-22-13-aliso/ Rider: Matthieu Thibaud // Photo: Tex Haines
Prize money for the professional divisions will be $6,000.00. Register until Sunday June 23rd 12am at a discounted price! Registrations will close on Wednesday June 27th 12am.
North side of Aliso still is a lot better than south side. We hope for some south swell that would build a nice slope on the south side… Pictures by Steve Taylor