More than 500 surf athletes from 21 surf clubs will descend on Whangamata this weekend for the annual Whangamata Classic surf carnival.
Jointly hosted by Surf Life Saving Northern Region and SLSNZ Eastern Region, the event has attracted some of the country’s best surf athletes.
Saturday’s events, beginning at 9.00am, include surf races, ski & board races, Ironman & Diamond events as well as beach flags & sprints. Surf boats and surf canoes will also race but on Saturday only.
Sunday’s programme, starting at 8.30am, is comprised of relay events.
There will be two points tables running; one for Northern Region clubs and another for all the clubs participating.
For event information, the site plan and the programmes for each day, click here