Podium finishes for two surf boat crews

4th December 2016

Finals placings for Boomers & Muzzies at Titahi Bay

Two Red Beach boat crews have made a good start to the NZ Surf Boat Series.
Competing at Wellington’s Titahi Bay in Round One of the series, the Red Beach Boomers crew placed third in the final of the Open men’s division in a photo finish with a Titahi Bay crew who were given second. The final was won by the North Beach crew from Christchurch.
In the Open women’s division, the Red Beach Muzzies notched up a string of second placings in their five heats and went on to finish second to a Muriwai crew in the final. A Titahi Bay crew finished in third spot.
Red Beach was represented by three crews at Titahi Bay. The second race of the series, the Whangamata Spectacular, takes place on Monday 2nd January.

For the full story and results from the event, click here

Dates and venues for the 4-race series are:
Round 1 – Titahi Bay, 3rd December; Round 2 – Whangamata, 2nd January; Round 3 – Waihi, 4th February; Round 4 – Piha, 18th February.
Pic: The Red Beach Muzzies crew came second in the Open women's final.