This first edition will be part of the Qualifying Series 2020- World Surf League with a list of participants who are sure to deliver a week-long performances of a very high level.
Ranked QS5,000, the second most important category of the Qualifying Series in 2020, the Pro Taghazout Bay is one of the most anticipated competitions on the calendar, alongside the Pipeline in Hawaii, Hainan Island in China, or again Fernando De Noronha in Brazil.
Attracting some of the best surfers on the planet, Pro Taghazout Bay will see the participation of Kanoa Igarashi (JPN), Frederico Morais (PRT) and big wave surf star Kai Lenny (HAW). On the Moroccan side, all eyes will be on the performance of Ramzi Boukhiam.
Supported by the Royal Moroccan Surf Federation, the Souss Massa Region, the Moroccan National Tourist Office, Afriquia Gaz, Fairmont Residences Taghazout Bay, Maroc Telecom, Aïn Atlas, Sol House, Surfrider Foundation Maroc, and Surf Report Maroc, the contest is a crucial event in the qualification process for surfers aiming for the Championship Tour next season.