Stace provides a positive & uplifting approach to COMPETITIVE SURFING.

Services Available

  • Technical and strategic advice at World Tour, Qualifying Tour & Pro Junior events

  • Personalised 1-on-1 coaching FOR BEGINNER, INTERMIDIATE & PROFESSIONAL SURFERS

  • Video Feedback and Written Reports

  • Interactive group sessions with practice heats against friends & COLLEAGUES or another competitor


Below is the services completed matched with results for some of the worlds best surfers.

JACK FREESTONE

From 2014 through to 2016 Jack employed me on a full time basis.
I travelled to every event as his personal TRAVEL PARTNER/coacH.
Jack Qualified in 2015 for the 2016 World Tour. 

KEY RESULTS

  • 2nd Oi Rio Pro, Rio De Janerio, Brazil 2016
  • 5th Sunset World Cup, Sunset Beach, Hawaii 2016
  • 1st SATA Airlines Pro, San Miguel Island, Azores 2015

DURING COMPETITION

  • Having positive energy as a travel companion
  • Heat strategy
  • Filming and critical feedback of all heats and free-surfing sessions
  • Critique of surf technique (speed, power and flow)
  • Strategic decision-making
  • Arranging travel to and from the event site (e.g. punctual for flights, car rental, accommodation)
  • Ensuring that surf equipment was prepared and in excellent condition at all times

DURING NON-EVENT PERIODS

Jack and I worked closely to ensure he was at his physical and mental peak for upcoming surf events. My role with Jack during these times included but were not limited to:

  • Goal setting
  • Filming free-surfing sessions (for review of surfing technique)
  • Working with sponsors and/or magazine profile pieces both at home and abroad
  • Setting time restrictions and deadlines to fulfil important sponsorship obligations
  • Operating jetski for water safety
  • Delivering both verbal and written feedback to major sponsors and surfboard shapers

MITCH CREWS

During 2013 i was based on the Gold Coast training closely with Mitch as he qualified for the 2014 World Championship Tour.

KEY RESULTS

  • 1st Chiba Pro, Chiba, Japan 2013
  • 3rd Ballito Pro, Ballito Beach, South Africa 2013
  • 3rd Azores Pro, San Miguel Island, Azores 2013

AREAS OF ASSISTANCE

  • Heat strategy
  • Filming and critical feedback of free-surfing sessions and mock training drills
  • Working in conjunction with other likeminded professionals and sharing information and ideas