(a) The Referee will decide and advise competitors prior to commencement of a round:
- (i) Confirm that the best two waves will be counted in the competitors score.
- (ii) The maximum number of waves that can be caught.
- (iii) The riding time limit.
(b) The Referee will take into account the surf conditions when making these decisions.
(c) At the conclusion of a round the officials will determine the best two scoring waves from the judging sheets and score only those waves for the competitor to determine a result.