Southern California high school seniors often experience luxuries like off campus lunches, photography classes, senior trips, and bonus yearbook pages. For Courtney Conlogue, Class of 2010, her last year has been a bit different. While her fellow classmates planned for their futures – Courtney took on Surfing’s World Qualifying Tour, a string of contests held around the globe that decides which surfers will be apart of surfing’s elite and travel on the Women’s ASP World Championship Tour. It’s all she wanted, it’s been a goal of hers since she was ten.
Her first year trying and she’s done it. She qualified. She’ll begin her rookie year on the Tour in 2011.
“To finally get here, it’s a relief. Now it’s that next step,” says Courtney, “I’m on the World Championship Tour. Now I have to put all that effort that I’ve worked for and actually showcase it all.” Read More....