Welcome to the registration for the Surfing Santa and Stand Up Paddle Board Contest, presented by The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in benefit of Surfers Healing. Please find the 2019 surf and SUP categories below, including a link to register. The event is open to men and women of all ages and $60 per contestant, per surf category. SUP Race categories are $20 per contestant (male & female). You are welcome to register for as many categories as you'd like. 

Registration supports Surfers Healing and includes a swag bag, Surfing Santa t-shirt, lunch, snacks and beverages throughout the day.

Contestants are also encouraged to dress as Santa or other holiday-inspired characters as they battle it out in the waves! If you're feeling festive, please register for the costume contest. Winners will receive a cash prize! There's no fee to participate as this is included in the contest registration.

The entire schedule for the two-day event on Saturday, November 23 and Sunday, November 24 will be released closer to the competition.

All contestants must fill out a waiver. Please complete and bring to the competition. 

- Adult Waiver

- 18 and Under Waiver 


Best Costume Contest

Must be dressed in costume to qualify.

Register with contestant application.

1st Place wins $500

2nd Place wins $200


All contestants qualify.

No registration required.

$2,000 Cash Prize

and a Brawner Board!  



Cash prize for 1st place

winners of each category.

$100 for 1st Place 16 + under Male & Female winners!

$400 for 1st Place 17 + under Male & Female winners!

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