Record turnout for Waihi surf contest
Waihi Beach’s surfing contest was a success, organiser Aidan Comrie said.
The Waihi Beach butcher Icey Meat challenge took place on Sunday, September 23 with a record turn out according to organiser and Waihi Beach Boardriders president, Aidan Comrie.
Eighty surfers competed in several categories with longboard, over 45, junior, retro, SUP and an opens section.
Part of the third event of the Boardriders series, the challenge was sponsored by Waihi Beach butcher with all participants entering the draw to win half a lamb.