The Battle of the Beach lll
Eastern Surfing Association
Narragansett Town Beach, Rhode Island
20 September 2014
ESA-rated event an annual favorite in the community
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 27 August, 2014 - On Saturday Sept 20th, the waves of Narragansett Town Beach will turn blood red with the return of "The Battle of the Beach III". This Eastern Surf Association rated event is the biggest surf contest in Southern New England, and brings out all the local talent.
This year's sponsors include Narragansett Surf & Skate Shop, Hyperflex Wetsuits, Carver Skateboards, Famous Wax, Rainbow Sandals, Raw Elements Sunscreen, Hobie Eyewear, and the return of Boston's own Chino Surfboards. The entry fee is $20, and sign ups start at 11am. Carver skateboards will be on-hand with SurfSkates to demo.
1st place prizes include a Hyperflex winter wetsuit, a Carver skateboard, and a surfboard, hand-shaped by Chino. This "Wicked Awesome" event will have multiple divisions, including Open Shortboard, Open Longboard, Open Grommet (Kids), Open Women's, and Psychedelic Shred, where each competitor can compete on their own or borrowed transitional surfboard. Late 60's to Early 80's models only. This contest runs rain or shine!