CONTESTS: On a hot and humid summer day on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, eight surf shop teams converged at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head for the second attempt to run the Mid-Atlantic Oakley Surf Shop Challenge. The Mid-Atlantic event was rescheduled back in April due to lack of swell, but a three-to-four- foot fading ESE swell from tropical storm Gert proved to be promising the second time around.
ADAPTIVE: Surfing England, its partners and sponsors are proud to bring you the first ever English Adaptive Surfing Open, an event for surfers with a variety of disabilities to be held at Watergate Bay in Cornwall on Saturday 16th September 2017. This inaugural event signifies the development of England
CONTESTS: Indonesian prodigy Rio Waida (IDN) has taken out the 2017 Hello Pacitan Pro World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 event in pumping waves at Watu Karung in East Java. In it’s first year as a WSL event, Watu Karung didn’t disappoint with intense barreling 3-to-6 foot waves on offer throughout the competition window.
WSL QS: The World Surf League begins its East Coast takeover tomorrow, beginning with the Vans Pro Men’s Qualifying Series 3,000 and Pro Junior that will run August 22 through 27. Some of the top QS contenders are in Virginia Beach,
INDUSTRY: Surfing NSW and H2coco announced today a new partnership that will see the Australian coconut water product delivered to Surfing NSW competitors and event spectators over the duration of the next two years.