Surf Cup?

Discussion in 'SoCalScene' started by Banana Hammock, Jun 8, 2019.

Tags:
  1. Banana Hammock

    Banana Hammock SILVER ELITE

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2018
    Messages:
    106
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Ratings:
    +95 / 1
    Today was the day that Surf Cup acceptance was to be announced. Anyone hear anything yet?
     
  2. Sunil Illuminati

    Sunil Illuminati

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2016
    Messages:
    322
    Likes Received:
    138
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Ratings:
    +746 / 20
    I heard they were gonna make lots of money!
     
    • Funny Funny x 4
    • Like Like x 1
  3. pewpew

    pewpew SILVER ELITE

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2016
    Messages:
    320
    Likes Received:
    221
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Ratings:
    +552 / 9
    And have long lines to get into the facility!!
    I can’t wait!!
     
  4. espola

    espola DA

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    10,515
    Likes Received:
    1,063
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Ratings:
    +5,937 / 234
    In the past, I have found that if you don't go until mid-afternoon they have stopped collecting parking fees. Does that still work?
     
  5. LASTMAN14

    LASTMAN14

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    2,372
    Likes Received:
    1,148
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Ratings:
    +2,938 / 23
    That’s like buying a movie ticket at a senior price...
     
  6. Chalklines

    Chalklines SILVER ELITE

    Joined:
    Aug 13, 2017
    Messages:
    222
    Likes Received:
    71
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Ratings:
    +262 / 12
    yes cant wait to see which clubs told acceptance lies to lure the sheep
     
    • Dumb Dumb x 2
  7. oh canada

    oh canada SILVER ELITE

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2017
    Messages:
    287
    Likes Received:
    209
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Ratings:
    +542 / 9
    And the polo fields are nowhere near as good as they used to be...too many tournaments being played there now -- for example, past 3 weekends in a row had tournaments there---and of course one of the largest clubs practices there every weekday. Balls hop on their own on that grass ALL the time. Doesn't matter if your team plays kickball, but if they try to play on the ground, it's brutal. I've seen balls rolling smoothly on the ground hop up to players' waists. Oceanside may have the toxic air, but at least the balls roll true. Silver lakes and Galway get the heat/wind, but even there the balls roll better.
     
  8. RJonesUSC

    RJonesUSC BRONZE

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2019
    Messages:
    18
    Likes Received:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    3
    Ratings:
    +20 / 0
    It was 100 degrees on our way home from Galway yesterday - and it wasn't even noon yet. Glad we were able to push up the final game since both teams were already guaranteed a spot in the championship game.
     
  9. Surfref

    Surfref PREMIER

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2016
    Messages:
    1,337
    Likes Received:
    893
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Ratings:
    +2,432 / 29
    From what I was told all of the grass is being replaced with new sod at the Polo fields. The areas fenced off already have the new grass which looks really nice.
     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Informative Informative x 1
  10. Hired Gun

    Hired Gun SILVER ELITE

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    234
    Likes Received:
    108
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Ratings:
    +298 / 8
     
  11. Hired Gun

    Hired Gun SILVER ELITE

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    234
    Likes Received:
    108
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Ratings:
    +298 / 8
    Great Park is the place to play- less than 100 degrees, nicer fields, centrally located and FREE parking...
     
    • Agree Agree x 5
    • Like Like x 2
    • Winner Winner x 2
  12. Surfref

    Surfref PREMIER

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2016
    Messages:
    1,337
    Likes Received:
    893
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Ratings:
    +2,432 / 29
    I like Great Park. Those arti-turf fields still get hot. I have worked games at the Army-Navy school in Carlsbad and even on cool days if the sun is out the arti-turf gets hot. I would rather have natural grass, but I do understand the costs to maintain grass. Maybe if they put in 25-30 fields we will see more of the large tournaments played at GP.
     
  13. SimpleSoccer

    SimpleSoccer BRONZE

    Joined:
    Dec 27, 2016
    Messages:
    27
    Likes Received:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    3
    Ratings:
    +36 / 0
    Great Park has 25 fields already although you’re right some are turf. Like most things, I bet it’s due to money that more of the big events aren’t held there yet/more regularly.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  14. LASTMAN14

    LASTMAN14

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    2,372
    Likes Received:
    1,148
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Ratings:
    +2,938 / 23
    GP would be great. Traffic in and out would be much easier as there are multiple ways to get in and out. There are local industries in the area to offer dining, lodging, etc. Grass fields there are tip top.
     
    • Agree Agree x 4
    • Like Like x 2
  15. timbuck

    timbuck

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    2,443
    Likes Received:
    1,211
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Ratings:
    +3,768 / 51
    I can’t imagine “Surf Cup” not being played at “Surf Cup Sports Park”.
    Great Park should hold a major tournament though.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  16. Kicker4Life

    Kicker4Life

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    1,984
    Likes Received:
    1,113
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Ratings:
    +2,939 / 48
    The DA Championships for certain age groups on the Boys and Girls side will be held at GP in July
     
    • Like Like x 3
  17. Chalklines

    Chalklines SILVER ELITE

    Joined:
    Aug 13, 2017
    Messages:
    222
    Likes Received:
    71
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Ratings:
    +262 / 12
    So whos in?
     
  18. Advocate4girlssoccer

    Advocate4girlssoccer BRONZE

    Joined:
    Aug 15, 2018
    Messages:
    14
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Ratings:
    +3 / 0
    I contacted them to inquire about acceptance. I was told that they will announce acceptance by Friday 6/14.
     
  19. Dominic

    Dominic DA Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    186
    Likes Received:
    189
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Ratings:
    +379 / 15
    "The Best of The Best"
     
    • Funny Funny x 1
  20. RedHawk

    RedHawk

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2016
    Messages:
    214
    Likes Received:
    129
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Ratings:
    +288 / 4
    "The Be$t of The Be$t"
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
    • Funny Funny x 1
    • Winner Winner x 1

Share This Page