What a blast

Sunshine Coast Daily - - NEWS -

A GROUP of Sun­shine Coast grom­mets are about to have the thrill of a life­time when they get up close and per­sonal with some of surf­ing’s biggest names. A crew of 28 surfers aged five to 14 are off to Syd­ney in two weeks to com­pete in the world’s biggest pre­ju­nior surf fes­ti­val – Hur­ley BL’s Blast Off. The event runs from Septem­ber 26-29 on Syd­ney’s Palm Beach. Along with 322 other groms, the Sun­shine Coast­ers will re­ceive coach­ing and feed­back from some of surf­ing’s all-time greats in­clud­ing event founder Bar­ton Lynch, the great Layne Beach­ley and Tom Car­roll.

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