Surfing the Web, the next wave of tech entrepreneurs – tech-surf puns can go on and on. From November 7th-9th Surf Summit is happening, and it’s happening in Westport, Co.Mayo – The Adventure Capital of Ireland. What’s happening at Surf Summit? Here are just 9 things to get you in the mood:
Big Wave Surfers
We’ve got some really cool attendees from the Surfing world coming to speak, surf and enjoy the 3 days of events, parties and much more. Big wave surfer Andrew Cotton, attempting to break world record for largest wave ever ridden, & pro surfer Anastasia Ashley will be speaking.
An Taoiseach is coming
Yes that’s right. Enda Kenny, Ireland’s Prime Minister is returning to his homeland of Mayo and joining the Surf Summit. Will he take to the waves? We’re not sure yet, but it is worth coming to see if he does.
Lots of CEO’s & Founders
So who will be at Surf Summit? Over 180 attendees, including 80 CEO’s and founders from exciting startups are coming from around the world to surf the waves.
Big waves en route
The Wave forecast is very good – very very good. There is forecasted to be a large and well groomed Atlantic swell approaching Ireland for the duration of Surf Summit, which will provide waves for all levels or surfers for the weekend.
Moustaches, lots of them
The founders of Movember are coming West with us and are throwing a great big Movember party to promote the fight for men’s health. Find out more about Movember here.
Investors & Media
Outside of all the above there is a great list of Investors, media and professional surfers on board to enjoy the 3 days, offer tips, advice and much more. Hang out and get to know them on the boards and on dry land.
Mayo County Council
We’ve partnered with the great team at Mayo County Council to make Surf Summit possible. Nobody knows Mayo more – and they’ve made sure we’ll be exploring all the hidden gems and getting the most out of the trip.
Don’t Miss Out
We’ve got a very limited number of places available for the event – if you want to join us then you can sign up here. Don’t miss out!
We also have the small deal of an unbelievable Surf Holiday worth €1,500 up for grabs with thanks to the great team over at Surfholidays.com. This is going to be great!
And a huge thank you to Wild Atlantic Ways who are helping us put together the program, as well as giving away a €5,000 prize.