EuroSurf Junior 2018 took place in Santa Cruz, Portugal on the 20-29th of July. Team Scotland which comprised of Craig Sutherland (Coach), Ben Larg (TSC), Mikey Hall (DSC), Malcolm Todd (DSC), Craig McLachlan (NSSC), Finn MacDonald (TSC), Clover Christopherson (DSC), Marcelle Lockheart (Chaperone) and Martin Larg (Manager) fought it out against 16 other nations for the European Titles in the following divisions; U14 mixed, U16 Boys and Girls, U18 Boys and Girls shortboarding, Longboarding and Junior boys and girls Bodyboarding.
Scotland finished in 11th place ahead of Wales. Full rankings are shown on the table below:
Standout performances were from Clover Christopherson (SCO) who made it all the way to the repechage final of the Junior Girls Bodyboarding, Craig McLachlan (SCO) who made it to repechage round 3 of the U14 boys and Michael Wimbledon-Hall who made it to rep 4 u18 boys and U16 bodyboarding! 12yo Craig McLachlan and 13yo Ben Larg both made it to repechage 2 of the U16 boys. Ben Larg (SCO) posted the highest wave score of any of the Scots in the shortboard divisions with this turn: