Omanu Surf Club in the Bay of Plenty is staging the Omanu Classic surf carnival on Sunday 30th December.
Heading the programme is the Ian Porteous Ironman which carries $1,200 in prize money, and the Key Research surf boat series which has $1,000 in prize money.
Events for U-16, U-19 and open competitors will include surf races, board races, ski races and a 2km beach run. Men and women in the U-19 and open categories will contest the Ironman event.
Boat crews will compete over a 3-race series, the categories being U-19, U-21 and open men & women.
The carnival, at Omanu Beach in Mount Maunganui, runs from 12 noon to 3.00 pm. For full details and an entry form, click here.