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World Surf League - Exclusive Backstage Tour

It takes more than athletes to put on an international sporting event.

Thanks to Bond University, you can see the inner workings of upcoming WSL international surfing competitions and ride the wave of career opportunities in an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour.

During a backstage tour, you will explore the athlete spaces, judging area, media and broadcast area and operations control room, then enjoy watching surfing royalty battle it out.

Catch a full lineup of careers from sport management to marketing, events, exercise and sports science, business, journalism, film and television and project management. Get an inside look at WSL, while carving out your own study and career path. A Bond University Regional Manager will be on hand to answer any questions you have about Bond. 

As the Official Higher Education Partner of WSL Australia, Bond students have an even greater access to internship opportunities across all facets of the organisation, including Sport Management, Sports Science, Event Management, Marketing and Film and Television. Click here to learn more about Bond University's partnership with WSL. 

This an exclusive event and places are strictly limited. Register you expression of interest below, chosen participants will be contacted directly.

Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach

Bells Beach, VIC

Date: Friday, 7 April - Monday, 10 April

Time: 10am & 2pm


Margaret River Pro

Surfers Point, Margaret River, WA

Date: Friday, 21 April - Monday, 24 April 2023

Time: 10am & 2pm


Boost Mobile Gold Coast Pro

Snapper Rocks, Gold Coast, QLD

Date: Saturday, 6 May - Saturday, 13 May 2023

Time: 3pm (Monday - Friday) 10am & 2pm (Saturday and Sunday) 

Sydney Surf Pro

Manly Beach, NSW

Date: Saturday, 20 May - Sunday, 21 May 2023

Time: 10am & 2pm


Thanks to Bond, spectators and surfers can get a free Surfer Health Check at the Boost Mobile Gold Coast Pro at Snapper Rocks! Bond physiotherapy academics, as well as the team from Bond’s Water Based Research Unit (WBRU), will be running Surfer Health Checks available to members of the public attending the event from 6 - 13 May, 2023. 

The Health Checks will see the team measure participants' blood pressure, ankle hip & shoulder strength, motion & flexibility, ear health, and body composition. The data collected from these checks will be entered into the WBRU database of both pro and recreational surfers, with participants receiving a report on how their results compare, and outlining suggested areas they may like to work on or address with their health professionals of choice.

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