ADH Open 2015

Surf ADH Open 2015

Mellow temperature, abandoned long beaches, just you and the sound of the ocean.

Thats what you will usually find during the off-season in spring at the french Atlantic Coast… – wait. with one decisive exception.- During the week from the 23.05. – 30.05.2015, the small neighboring village of the Surf-Mekka Hossegor, Seignosse Plage serves as a venue of one of the biggest German Surf events: the adh open 2015 – represented by Firefly.

Nearly 200 German Students with a passion for surfing gather together yearly to represent over 50 different Universities and provide their skills in a contest to elect Germany´s best surfing student. Also for the numerous spectators, there is no time for boredom. In addition to the athletic competition, the ADH (Allgemeiner deutscher Hochschulsportverband) in cooperation with the University of Darmstadt and Wavetours organized a varied framework with activities as beachvolley, concerts, partys, film night, beach clean up, Yoga-sessions, SUP-sessions and a flea market.

During 3 Days of Contest, the Surfers started in the disciplines Open men/women and Longboard men/women.

The winners are:
Open men:
(1) Alexander Tesch
(2) Dominik Becker
(3) Bruno Luz
(4) Philip Mappes

Open women:
(1) Letarcia Hurt
(2) Valerie Schlieper
(3) Yvonne Hoffmann
(4) Valeska Schneider

Longboard men:
(1) Paul Günther
(2) Philip Mappes
(3) Tristan Schade
(4) Lennart Girard

Longboard woman:
(1) Valeska Schneider
(2) Janne Schwarck
(3) Valerie Schlieper
(4) Alexandra Siebert.

Joining the event was an amazing experience, especially taking part in the exciting positive atmosphere of the final heats and get to know many likeminded students from all over the german Country.

WET SUIT up, Anna*

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