Who can I nominate?Anyone from your district who you feel meets or exceeds the tri-fold criteria. They must besurfing at Easterns. That is the final trial, the previous 3 being: Season Ranking in District, TheScholastic Ranking (I have that but please indicate if they were entered) and RegionalRanking. For adult (non-school) divisions, it is 3 trials (No Scholastics)Should I contact them before nominating?
Yes. Mandatory please.
That way you will not only find out interest in the team but also whatranking they achieved and whether or not they entered the Scholastics. In 2006, we hadpeople who did not know they were nominated, did not have time for it and in a couple of cases, made the team, so please contact them. Thank-you!How can I find out the criteria?Most directors know this but from
click on COMPETITION, then click onCompetition Rules...then scroll down to the last page. It is covered there. It is also on the All-star pages at
Can I nominate myself?Absolutely!If they did not compete in the Scholastics, can I nominate them?Yes, certainly. Each year there are individuals who make the cut who were unable to competein this important trial. However, not competing in that event certainly makes it imperative thattheir performance ratio in the other three trials is very high. The Scholastics has major pointsfor a trial.3