Champions have been crowned across six divisions today at the 2018 Rip Curl GromSearch presented by Flight Centre on the Sunshine Coast. Competitors faced windy and tricky conditions and 3-4ft waves (1.5m) as competition got underway at 7:30 am. Coolum Beach was once again the location of choice, which held the best waves on the […]
Day one of the 2018 Rip Curl GromSearch presented by Flight Centre has kicked off at Coolum Beach with the 12 and under, and 14 and under divisions run today. Competitors were greeted with clean 2-3ft waves as the event got underway – with the predicted downpour of rain staying away for most of the […]
Over 180 grommets from all over Australia and several international surfers will congregate on the Sunshine Coast tomorrow for the fifth and final stop of the 2018 Rip Curl GromSearch Series, to kick off tomorrow (Friday 14th) and run through to Tuesday (18th). The event will see surfers compete in their last chance at securing […]
Australia’s number one ranked surfer heading into the 16 year age division at next month’s World Junior Surfing Titles in Ecuador is focused on nothing but success as she puts the finishing touches to her world title campaign. Caloundra’s Laura Poncini is enjoying her last few days at home before she embarks on a massive […]
The biosphere concept of people interacting in harmony with nature was on dress circle display at the Noosa Festival of Surfing this week, with ‘green’ timber surfboards the focus of a special master class. Noosa Biosphere Limited (NBL) welcomed the opportunity to sponsor the sustainable surfing exhibition and demonstration, featuring the Alaia boards crafted by […]
The delighted barking of the world’s best surfing dogs as they ride to shore with their masters will herald the start of what organisers are claiming will be the biggest and best Noosa Cricks Jeep Festival of Surfing yet. The VetshopAustralia.com.au Surfing Dog Spectacular, judged by Australia’s favourite TV vet, Dr Harry, and women’s surfing […]
Coolum Surfing School grom, Ryder Crawford will be joining seven other VEGEMITE SurfGroms as a VIP guest at the Quiksilver Pro on the Gold Coast this Saturday (2 March).
The annual Girls Go Surfing Day – the world’s longest running female learn-to-surf program – hits Australian beaches this weekend (9-10 February). The annual ‘girls only’ day promotes the benefits that surfing provides for the fitness and well-being to females of all ages.
Almost one hundred eager grommets converged on Coolum earlier this week to battle it out in the water and participate in loads of beach games and giveaways in the Wahu Surfer Groms comp.
It was a case of déjà vu yesterday as Coolum High School’s recently celebrated MR Shield winners, Isabella Nichols and Jaleesa Vincent, both claimed victory in their respective Rip Curl GromSearch divisions.