2013 Programme of Events

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2013 BOS EARTHWAVE BEACH FESTIVAL

PROGRAM OF EVENTS

(Subject to Change)

 

SATURDAY 19 OCTOBER

08.00              Xpression WP Longboard Classic

08.30              Pipeline Skate Ramps skateboarding competitions – half-pipe & street

09:00              Muizenberg Outreach Tag Surfing Challenge

10:00              Battle of the Bay presented by Xpression on the Beach – SUP ‘In & Out’

14:00              Western Cape Inter-Schools Surfing Tournament presented by Billabong

13.00              Adaptive Surfing Demonstration – Dries Millard

14:00              Similasan Tandem Surfing Championships – Qualifying Rounds

SUNDAY 20 OCTOBER

08:00              People’s Post WP Touch Rugby Challenge

08.00              Western Cape Inter-Schools Surfing Tournament presented by Billabong

08.00              Xpression WP Longboard Surfing Classic

08.30              Pipeline Skate Ramps skateboarding competitions – half-pipe & street

10:00              Battle of the Bay presented by Xpression on the Beach – SUP race to Kalk Bay and back

10.00              Registration opens for Guinness World Record surfing attempt

11:00              Finals of Longboard, Inter-Schools and Similasan Tandem surfing

11.00              Free testing for Surfer’s Ear by Dr John Steer

12:00              BOS Dig for Gold treasure hunt

12:30              Line-up for surfing Guinness World Record attempt

13:00              Paddle-out for surfing Guinness World Record attempt

14:00              Awards ceremony at Muizenberg Pavilion

Ongoing activities on both days

  • Diabecinn First Aid Tent – free testing for Cholesterol and Glucose levels
  • WaveJet Propulsion – displays, demos and tryouts of powered surfboards & SUP’s
  • Shark Spotters – Awareness and Fund-raising
  • Raffles, Sticker Showers and Give-Aways
  • Sustainable lifestyle demos, talks and displays
  • Beach cleanup competitions
  • Free Learn to Surf and SUP lessons

2013 BOS Earthwave Beach Festival is produced by Kahuna Promotions and supported by BOS Ice Tea; Similasan; Dept. of Sport & Recreation SA; People’s Post; Wavescape; Xpression on the Beach; Wavejet Propulsion; Billabong; Rafikis; Diabecinn; In2Touch; Natural Curve Surfboards; Zigzag Magazine; NSRI and more still coming on board!

The environmental and sustainable lifestyle activities at the festival are supported by the City of Cape Town; WWF SASSI; Tuffy Bags; SharkSafe; AfriOceans; Shark Spotters; Greenpop and the Glass Recycling Company.

All the wave-riding events at the 2013 BOS Earthwave Beach Festival are sanctioned by Surfing South Africa (SSA), recognised by the Dept. of Sport & Recreation as the national controlling body for the sport.

 

Please Note: This programme is subject to change due to weather, waves and unforeseen circumstances. Additional events and activities may be included in the lead up to the festival