The Invitational


'The Invitational' is a new event format to be delivered in the 2020/21 season on the Sunday of the Whangamata Classic (6th December). The intention for this event is to attract the best available Surf Sports talent in New Zealand to provide a high-level racing experience.

8 teams of 12 (6 male, 6 female) will complete a team based program covering all disciplines on the beach (Swim, Board, Ski, Sprints & Flags). Teams will have no age restrictions.

Teams will be led by a selection of the countries best Coaches & Team Managers.

All information can be found at