Its on again!! The Lake Macquarie Festival of Surfing in conjunction with Surfest will feature the ECS Surf SUP & Paddle Battle at Redhead Beach NSW on Feb 9-10th. This is the highest paying SUP event in Australia. ECS Boards Australia are putting up $23K split equally for men & women. This will be the 5th year that SUP has been involved in Surfest. Surfest has been running for 34 years and is the largest surfing festival in the southern hemisphere.
Entry will be up on the SurfingNSW website shortly (stay tuned). I will also make a event on the ECS Boards Facebook page.Limited spots available:
SUP SURFING: Open men, open women, mixed 10+
BOP: Elite men, elite women, open men & open women.Elite- anyone who has competed internationally or at Aussie titles in sup racing over the past 12 months. Elite is 12'6 only.Open is 14' and under.
For surfing we use WSL judging & live online scoring.Tent space available for other SUP companies.
For any questions contact Dylan Henry- firstname.lastname@example.org
Here's a little wrap up from this year by 33 South Films.
Awesome event last year (should say this year lol). Great surfing. Good area to visit too.
Stoked, thanks ECS for supporting the industry in such a big way.
Was a great event this year and looking forward to next year.