- 17 October 2009 | Bodyboarding
The Nomad Shark Island Challenge is one the most prestigious bodyboard events on the planet.
20 incredible bodyboarders take on Australia’s original wave of consequence to compete in a “winner takes all” shoot out for the $10,000.00 1st prize purse.
This years event was documented in High Definition Widescreen Format for optimum image quality and covered by 6 cameras capturing exclusive angles from boat, water and land covering every wave of the event, as well as rider interviews and access to the presentation night making for the complete 2009 Nomad Shark Island Challenge experience.
Featured riders include Ewan Donnachie, Christian Riguccini, Alex Bunting, Jose Marquina, Doug Showell, Josh Pollard, Brendan Ryan, Shaun Peterson, Dave Ballard, Nick Ormerod, Adam Luehman, Glen Thurston, Ben Sawyer, Alex Leon, Glen Sullivan, Jason Finlay, Jared Houston, Chris James, Kira Llewellyn, and Mike Murphy.
- 12 October 2009 | Bodyboarding
The 2009 SEP camp is fast approaching (November 3rd-6th) and if you are interested in taking your riding to the next level then this is for you.
Its an intensive 4 day live in camp that focuses on all aspects of elite competition including fitness testing and instruction, Heat drills and competition tactics, sports phyc sessions that train you how to think in competition.
Pool/Beach sessions with Ocen coach Trevor Hendy. All in amazing accommodation with meals provided. Cost is $775 with all training, food and accom included.
The final selection for the 2009 SEP camp scholarships has been made. Nicole Fleming (TAS), Thorpe Waluew (Qld) Josh Garner (WA), Chase O’Leary (NSW) and Charlie Holt (NSW) will all have their all expenses paid for by the Australian Sports commission and Surfing Australia.
- 06 October 2009 | Bodyboarding
The Old Bar festival was a major success and has set the platform for many years to come.
Newcastle's Jimmy Lear was the biggest winner of the day defeating Sam Bennett, Marshal Watson and Grahame Kellner in the final.
He showed his versalitity by winning the DK and scoring the award for the best move of the day.
Nicole Flemming won the women's, Kiryn Schuck won the cadets and Charlie Holt won the juniors.
Thanks to Grand Flavour, Low Pressure, Old Bar festival and all the supporting sponsors as well as Melynne Rosemond for a great day!!