Bay of Plenty Spring Series #1

Event Details

Sat 26 Oct 9:30AM
Omanu Beach SLSC (alternative venue Pilot Bay), 5 Surf Road, Omanu, Mount Maunganui, Eastern - Bay of Plenty

Event Contact:

Scott Bicknell

Tel: 0274 571 021

Email: scott.bicknell@surflifesaving.org.nz

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<p>The 2013 Spring Series is a competition looking to attract competitors and athletes throughout New Zealand to compete in a series of back-to-back medium distance surf sport events.</p> <p>The three rounds of the series will be spread between Omanu Beach, Papamoa Beach and Tay Street Beach. The series offers Ski, Board and events that test both their speed and endurance as the athletes build up for the up and coming summer season. The series also caters for a wide range of ability levels including A, B and C Divisions for both Men and Women. Each round ends with a Spring Cup Club Relay, testing the depth and strength of each club athlete development programmes.</p> <p>While initial selections into the various divisions will be based on the 2012 Spring Series results, selection into the subsequent rounds' divisions will be dependent on the results of the previous round. At the conclusion of the final round, each division winner will be rewarded with a prize. Spot prizes will also be awarded at the end of each round.</p> <p><strong>Officials Briefing:</strong> 8:30am<br /> <strong>Registration:</strong> 8:45am to 9:15am<br /> <strong>Team Managers Briefing:</strong> 9:15am<br /> <strong>Start Time:</strong> 9:30am<br /> <strong>Prizegiving:</strong> 12:30pm in front of Omanu Beach SLSC<br /> <strong>High Visibility Vests:</strong> High Visibility Vests are compulsory for all water event competitors<br /> <strong>Racing Uniform:</strong> Club Caps are compulsory and the use of wetsuit gear is permitted</p> <p><a href="/media/262174/20131026_bop_bopspringseries1_flyer.pdf" target="_blank">Download the event information flyer</a> (pdf, 542kb)</p> Sport

Description

The 2013 Spring Series is a competition looking to attract competitors and athletes throughout New Zealand to compete in a series of back-to-back medium distance surf sport events.

The three rounds of the series will be spread between Omanu Beach, Papamoa Beach and Tay Street Beach. The series offers Ski, Board and events that test both their speed and endurance as the athletes build up for the up and coming summer season. The series also caters for a wide range of ability levels including A, B and C Divisions for both Men and Women. Each round ends with a Spring Cup Club Relay, testing the depth and strength of each club athlete development programmes.

While initial selections into the various divisions will be based on the 2012 Spring Series results, selection into the subsequent rounds' divisions will be dependent on the results of the previous round. At the conclusion of the final round, each division winner will be rewarded with a prize. Spot prizes will also be awarded at the end of each round.

Officials Briefing: 8:30am
Registration: 8:45am to 9:15am
Team Managers Briefing: 9:15am
Start Time: 9:30am
Prizegiving: 12:30pm in front of Omanu Beach SLSC
High Visibility Vests: High Visibility Vests are compulsory for all water event competitors
Racing Uniform: Club Caps are compulsory and the use of wetsuit gear is permitted

Download the event information flyer (pdf, 542kb)