A Salesforce User Group with a Twist

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What is Surf Force?

Surf Force is Free Technology event that begins with Surfing (yes in the actual Sea!) followed by fantastic, expert speakers who will share their stories and expertise.

This event is for:

  • Businesses looking to expand through the use of cloud base technologies.

  • Entrepreneurs looking for massive opportunities to sell new cloud based services and business applications internationally.

  • Job seekers looking to get into the technololgy industry YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A TECHIE!

What can you expect on the day?

Outline Agenda:

09:00 – 09:30 Breakfast, introductions and day briefings

10:00 – 12:30 *Surfing

12:30 ­- 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 17:30 Speaking Sessions / Hands on Sessions

17:30 – 19:00 Reflective Drinks

Not only is this an event you won’t want to miss, but it is also FREE!


  • Is limited to 30 people for instruction.

  • Will be run by a professional instructors (http://www.cresseyssurfacademy.com)

  • All equipment will be supplied, wetsuits etc

  • Should last for about 2 hours or less depending on stamina

  • There are changing facilities with showers etc and safe storage of your clothing etc.

  • If surf is bad or weather atrocious we will arrange beach games or indoor equivalent.

  • You must be able to swim!

  • You must bring your own costume!


Q. When will it take place?
Saturday, August 13, 2016:

If you are planning to take a surfing lesson please be there at 09:00
If you are not planning to surf please join us for Lunch at 12:00

Q. Who are the sponsors, how is this all free?
We are very lucky to have so many wonderful, useful sponsors whom will all be on hand to help you get the most from the event. They are, in no particular order:

Q. Is there an age limit to enter the event?
Yes. You must be over 18 to attend

Q. Will the event be filmed/photographed?
Yes. We will be filming and taking many photos, please let us know if you do not want to appear in any of the footage.

Q. Will the speaking sessions be recorded/streamed?
Yes. We will stream through Periscope via @surfforce on Twitter and Facebook Live (Not guaranteed)

Q. What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Train: Aberavon has train station, Aberavon (RU), which is on the main Cardiff, Bristol, London link. Once at the Aberavon station you can get a taxi to the venue. Aberavon Leisure & Fitness Centre.
Car: Drive straight to the Aberavon Leisure & Fitness Centre. plenty of free parking is available.
Plane: Get to Bristol or Cardiff airports and then train or car as above
Boat: Just crash into the beach at Aberavon, free parking and no tolls 😉

Q. Do I need to bring a surf board/wetsuit?
No. All equipment is provided, be quick and get a ticket before they sell out.

Q. Do I need to be able to surf?
No. Ingemar our Pro instructor and his team will be teaching or improving you.

Q. Will I be getting changed in the cold?
No. The leisure centre, where we will be meeting, has allowed us to use their showers and changing rooms… Lucky you 😉

Q. What can I bring to the event?
Please bring:

  • Your laptop/tablet

  • Your towel (If you are surfing)

  • Your costume (If you are surfing)

  • Your amazing smile, Always bring that

Q. Please leave at home:

  • Your cat

  • Your dog

  • Your work worries and woes

Q. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Shaun Holmes @shaunholmless or shaun.holmes@desynit.com
Please fire any questions, I am happy to help where I can.

Q. Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Sure, just let us know. Spaces will be limited and as this is such an awesome event, if you can’t make it we would happily pass it along to the next person on the waiting list.

Q. Can I update my registration information?
Yes. Use the Eventbrite login or contact Shaun Holmes.

Q. Where will it take place?
Aberavon Leisure & Fitness Centre – Princess Margaret Way Aberavon Seafront, Aberavon, SA12 6QW

**You will need to get yourself to the event, trains, taxis, plane etc are all your own expenses.

Aberavon Beach – Aberavon Leisure & Fitness Centre Princess Margaret Way, Aberavon Seafront, Aberavon, SA12 6QW – View Map


If you’d like to speak at one of future events, please get in touch!





If you’d like to sponsor this event, please get in touch!


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