Groms – Frost Bite 2012

Groms – Frost Bite 2012

Saturday saw the first Rapanui Frostbite Event of 2012. Due to small waves, it was decide that just the Juniors should run. With a clean but small swell the groms took to the water. Semi-final 1 saw Matt Townsend dominate the heat with a tight battle for the second...

Juniors – 2011 South Coast Surfing Championships

Day 2 of the South Coast Surfing Championships saw an early start at Compton Bay for all involved. After the postponement of the competition on the Saturday and swell due to build overnight, Matt Harwood had asked everyone to be at the beach for 7am for a 7.30am...
South Coast Surfing Championships – Day 1

South Coast Surfing Championships – Day 1

The South Coast Surfing Championships started with registration at 8am sharp at Compton Bay car park. It was dark, gloomy and not exactly the biggest waves Iā€™d ever seen. Many of the competitors must have been wondering what they were doing standing around in a car...
Fantastic finish to the Frost Bite Series

Fantastic finish to the Frost Bite Series

Rapanui Frostbite Surf Series Event 5 May Bank Holiday Monday saw the fifth and final event of the 2010/11 series take place at Sandown. After a poor run of swell no contest took place in April but a fortuitous Easterly wind-swell arrive at the start of May. With...