WOOLWORTHS 2019 BRUNY JUNIOR N OPEN LONGBOARD PUMPED !
WOOLWORTHS 2019 BRUNY JUNIOR / OPEN LONGBOARD. Presented by Red Herring Surf. STORY/RESULTS/PICS.
The Bruny event, Round two of the Red Herring Surf State Championship Series for 2019, ended on a great note Sunday with the parents Expression Session featuring 12 mums and dads out in the Middle Bay lineup enjoying some of the great right handers rolling through. L1 Accredited Judge Stella Gibson acted as Head Judge lead a group of groms who enjoyed the opportunity for pay back !!
The weekends activities made for one of the best Surfing Tasmania Bruny events in decades with that long running south westerly swell continuing on all weekend providing 1 to some 2 metre waves over the entire weekend. Many thanks to Event Director Eddie Lawrence, Ange Nordstrom and Head Judge Johnno Nordstrom who led the SABR and STAS team of volunteers who hosted this event for Surfing Tasmania. Special mention to Aboriginal elder Rodney Dillon and surf legend Mick Lawrence for their words of wisdom.
Many thanks to sponsors Woolworths, Red Herring Surf, Bruny Island Coastal Retreats, Bruny Island Wine Centre, Island Surfboards (Darcy Edwards won the custom board), Pennicott Tours, LUXE, Websters BSC, Snake Gully Bandits, SIN Eyewear, Running Edge, SABR, STAS.
U12B. 1.Duke Armstrong. 2.Charlie Gibson. 3.Jesse Fleming
U12G. 1. Poly Suris.
U14 B. Noah Hassett. 2.Joe Pugh. 3. Duke Armstrong. 4. Brody Paxton. 5. Jesse Fleming
U14G. 1.Ava Frey. 2. Leyla Sharman. 3. Ruby Stokely. 4. Bernie Nordstrom. 5. Natasha Fleming.
U16B. 1. Toby Lawrence. 2. George van de Kalen. 3. Noah Hassett. 4. Luka Booth.
U16G. Lily Mereszka. 2. Leyla Sharman. 3. Nellie Strickland. 4. Ruby Stokely.
U18B. 1. Toby Lawrence. 2. Milo Langford. 3. Darcy Edwards. 4. Simon Pugh.
U18G. 1. Luca Brodribb. 2. Stella Gibson. 3. Nellie Strickland. 4. Melaleuca Sansom Gatrell.
U21B. Rudy Davis. 2. Darcy Edwards. 3. Rohan Frey. 4. Kieren Thomas. 5. Simon Pugh.
U21G. Luca Brodribb. 2. Sophie Adams. 3. Stella Gibson. 4. Melaleuca Sansom Gatrell.
WLB. 1. Claire Boost. 2. Jo Goldfinch.
MLB. Tom Kelly. 2. Kieren Thomas. 3. Michael Paxton. 4. Al Thomas. 5. Mark Fleming.
JLB. 1. Brodie Paxton. 2. Noah Hassett. 3. Melaleuca Sansom Gatrell.
Parents Expression Session. 1. Kim Gibson
Improvement Awards: Bernie Nordstrom and Gus Lockley
NEXT EVENT: WOOLWORTHS SURFER GROMS, Clifton/South Arm Sat. Feb. 23. Under 8 to 14 yoa. Entries open online at Surfing Tasmania NOW. The best U14 Tasmanian girl and boy win a 3 day camp at Surfing Australia's High Performance Centre all expenses paid.
pics courtesy Lou/Kim Gibson.