Eight groms win Quiksilver Pro VIP passes
Quiksilver & Roxy Pros
Presented by Land Rover
ASP World Championship Tour Men's event
ASP World Championship Tour Women's event
Snapper Rocks, Queensland Australia
2 - 13 March 2013
SurfGroms SicPic competition names winners
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 25 February, 2013 : - - Eight Vegemite SurfGroms are on their way as VIP guests to the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast this Saturday where they will get a chance to meet and surf with their heroes. Every registered participant of the event had a chance to win a trip to the Quiksilver Pro by providing a photo of themselves enjoying the program through the Vegemite SurfGroms SicPic competition.
Vegemite SurfGroms is the world-first national junior surfing program which offers 5-12 olds an opportunity to develop strong ocean awareness and beach safety skills, while also developing a proficiency in surfing. More than 15,000 children across Australia have enjoyed the program since it started in October, 2011.
The eight winners of the Vegemite SurfGroms SicPic competition are: Lucia White, Rozelle, NSW (Manly surf School); Tyler Widdowson, Emerald Beach, NSW (Solitary Islands Surf School); Ryder Crawford, Mudjimba, QLD (Coolum Surfing School); Cameron Boulton, Sunset Strip, VIC (Island Surfboards Surf School); Kai Goodman, Upper Sturt, SA (Surf Culture); Brooke Williams, Acton Park, TAS (Coastrider Surf Academy); Charlotte Pither, Bundall, QLD (Surfing Services); Oscar Darby, Busselton, WA (Yallingup Surf School).
The prize includes: flights and transfers to Coolangatta Airport for one child and one adult; one night’s accommodation at Coolangatta for one child and one adult; a Quiksilver Pro event merchandise pack; exclusive behind the scenes tour of the event site and the opportunity to meet and surf with some of the professional surfers competing.
They will also have access to the best seats in town on the Vegemite Mightiest Seat on the Beach, which will provide an uninterrupted, elevated view of the competition area plus also letting the kids try tarp surfing. It will be operating each day from around 7.30 in morning through to 4pm and serving Vegemite on toast all day plus hosting tons of giveaways with loads of Vegemite surf wax and Wahu beach toys.
Vegemite SurfGroms programs are continuing through the Surfing Australia Surf Schools Network with more than 70 delivery centres around the country. Parents can still register their children through the website surfgroms.com.
Vegemite SurfGroms is proudly supported by Vegemite, Quiksilver, Wahu, Surfing Australia, the Australian Sports Commission, Surfing World, Coastalwatch and Channel 9.
Brooke Williams, Acton Park, TAS
Cameron Boulton, Sunset Strip, VIC
Charlotte Pither, Bundall, QLD
Kai Goodman, Upper Sturt, SA
Lucia White, Rozelle, NSW
Oscar Darby, Busselton, WA
Tyler Widdowson, Emerald Beach, NSW
Ryder Crawford, Mudjimba, QLD
Source: Surfing Australia
Author: Tim Brimblecombe
Tags: Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast, Surfgroms, Vegemite