BCS Watersports 2010: now includes bodyboarding

This was the first year BCS has recognised bodyboarding which, for the sport is a huge step and for college going bodyboarders, a brilliant opportunity.

The conditions on the day were clean although we could have done with a bit more power. Barrel rolls and spins were the order of the day and Truro College showed their intentions early with some tight combos making the most of the conditions.

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Dave Winchester: El Gringo

Dave Winchester has conquered the 2010 Arica Chilean Challenge, at El Gringo, in spectacular bodyboarding conditions.

The Australian bodyboarder has defeated Amaury Laverhne (REU) with an amazing total score of 19.75 points.

Winchester got a 10 point ride and a 9.75 to win this IBA Grand Slam event. It's one of the best overall score, in a final heat, of the IBA World Tour history.

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2010 Arica Chilean Challenge: incredible bodyboarding

Saturday saw the round 6 man-on-man heats hit the water for the IBA Arica Chilean Challenge 2010. The sets were pumping with 6 to 8 feet with the perfection of Arica.

The current world champion Jeff Hubbard again made an outstanding performance and won his heat against the Portuguese Gastão Entrudo.

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