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November 13, 2019

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SHQ Garage Sale - 30th November, 1st December

 Massive SHQ swap meet!!

Bring in your used equipment to sell or pick up a bargain.

Free BBQ lunch!!!

There is high demand for the following items:

  • used windsurf sails between 5.0 -7.0m2
  • used windsurf boards above 110 litres
  • used 12m kites
  • used beginner stand up paddle boards

Bring you used equipment to sell in before the weekend.

SHQ Garage Sale Dates - 30th Nov / 1st Dec

Open from 9am Saturday and Sunday 

August 14, 2019

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Inverloch Cup Weekend - SHQ and IWC - 2nd to 5th of November


IWC Members:

  • $25 Event entry & BBQ Dinner

Non Members Welcome:

  • $50 for Event entry and BBQ Dinner
  • $75 for full membership plus event entry & BBQ Dinner

Event Headquarters:

Anderson Inlet Angling Club,

88 The Esplanade Inverloch

Registration:

  • Saturday 2nd Nov 10am – Midday

BBQ Dinner & prize giveaways:

  • Saturday 2nd Nov from 6pm
  • Free for event entrants
  • Additional adults $25, Kids U16 $10
  • BYO drinks

Daily event schedule:

  • Whiteboard from 9am

 

EVENTS FOR ANY CONDITIONS

COME AND TRY WINDSURFING

SLALOM & FREERACING

GPS SPEED RACING

DEMOS & CLINICS

LONGBOARD CRUISING

SUP RACES

WAVE SESSIONS

 

January 26, 2019

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SHQ windsurf, sup and kitesurf Garage Sale - 16th - 17th Feb

 We especially want:

  • used windsurf sails between 5.0 -7.0m2
  • used windsurf boards around 120 litres
  • used 12m kites
  • used beginner stand up paddle boards

SHQ Garage Sale Dates - 16th - 17th Feb

9am till 5.00pm Saturday and Sunday 

Bring your used gear in before Saturday.

January 06, 2019

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2019 Guy Cribb Windsurfing INtuition tour of Australia, January 2019

Please read and share this info for the 2019 Guy Cribb Windsurfing INtuition tour of Australia, January 2019.


GERALDTON, Western Australia - Freewave, Forward Loops and Surf Gods Jan 12-15 
GERROA, NSW - Freeride, Wave and Foil 17-20
MELBOURNE, VIC - Freeride and Foil 22/23
INVERLOCH, VIC - Freeride and Foil 24-27

 

I hope you can join us- old friends and new- but the courses can not progress without your action so please respond to me asap confirming if you can attend! If I get enough guests, I will book my flights. If not, I’m going surfing on my hydrofoil in Europe. I’m sure you’ll appreciate it is a high cost to travel to the opposite side of the world and live off Eggs Bene and fine wines everyday. 

 

PLEASE urgently email surf@guycribb.com/ reply to this email saying if you can join in- thank you and apologies for the late notice. Please also share the dates and info on your social media to help raise enough guests!

 

 

Details-

Course- Wind or no wind these are fantastic events that have been very successful for guests for many years in all weather- please do not be disheartened if it’s light winds forecast- this is ideal for learning! 

 
Venues- Exact meeting points to be confirmed to course guests by WhatsApp/ phone. 

 

Times- Start time 0930 each day, except the first day of each course start times are 1100. Evenings finish at sunset/ when everyone is exhausted- although we always have group dinners if you can join us.

 

Accommodation- please arrange your own accommodation locally

Food and drinks- we will have evening meals arranged but please organize your other meals and water/ drinks on the beach- some venues have local cafes. 

Windsurf gear- please BYO windsurfing gear and bring more than you think- especially if you have a big floaty board or SUP for light wind sailing. Harness lines 30-32” please. Ladies, please bring a seat harness too.

Video replay- I intend to shoot drone video of you windsurfing to analyse and help you best progress- conditions depending. Please bring a fast / modern USB stick with minimum 32GB storage to get the film.

 Price- AUD$1000 Gero, Invy and Gerroa. Melbourne AUS$600. 

 What to do now

1-Please email surf@guycribb.com/ reply to this email to confirm your attendance and include your phone number for WhatsApp (if attending Inverloch please cc in doug@inverlochwindsurf.org.au)

2- Please download WhatsApp if you don’t already have it

3- Await my confirmation, payment info and joining instructions. 

With many thanks for your support and hope to speak soon, 

Guy 

 

 

 

November 19, 2018

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Information on the upcoming Kitesurfing Wave Nationals

Information on the upcoming Wave Nationals

PUBLISHED MON 19 NOV 2018 

Over the last month you've probably noticed Kiteboarding Australia talking about the upcoming Wave Nationals and GKA event.

We thought you might be interested in finding out some more information about these events, so please read on:

The National Wave Titles is scheduled for the 7th - 10th of December, a four day window to ensure suitable conditions to complete the event. The Surf Coast in Victoria is an excellent wave venue and during December should have [DEL: a :DEL] solid South to South West winds to make for ideal wave riding conditions. The wind often comes in the afternoon, so bring a surfboard with you to hunt down world famous waves at Winki Pop or Bells Beach in the morning, which are only a short drive from the event site.

There has been a lot of questions about the event format, so please be advised this is a wave riding event, not a strapless freestyle event.

The event will follow a Double Elimination heat format, with the judging criteria based on speed, power and flow of manoeuvres on the wave, which is specified in more detail in the official National Wave Series Rulebook which will be released this week.

Andre Cater has been appointed the head judge of this years Nationals competition. Andre has been involved with kiting and surf events over many years, he is a level 2 qualified Surfing Australia judge, who KA feels will bring a lot of experience and professionalism to this years event. We look forward to hosting Andre in Torquay.

There is a camping ground right next door to the event site which offers very affordable accommodation options for those traveling from interstate. For more information regarding these accommodation options please refer to the National Wave Titles Event Page on Facebook or the Kiteboarding Australia events page on our website.

KA are working closely with local business in Torquay to bring you a number of fun social gatherings and events throughout the competition window, the details of which will be released as the events gets closer.

Following the Nationals the GKA Kite-Surf World Cup runs from the 12th to the 16^th of December. KA are stoked to be giving the top 4 females and [DEL: 4 :DEL] males a wildcard entry into the GKA event, and word on the street is there is some serious prize money up for grabs. It will be awesome to see the likes of James “Stormboy” Carew competing at his local break, not to mention the likes of Airton Cozzolino, Matchi Lopes and Keahi de Aboitiz battling out the world title on Australian soil.

Entry for the Wave Nationals is $90, which includes an event t-shirt and a water bottle thanks to CamelBak, (just trying to do our bit for the environment by cutting back on single use plastic everywhere we can)!

Registrations are open until the 26th of November, smack bang after the Merimbula Classic. So make sure you get in early, lock in some accommodation and book those flights for whats going to be a world class event.  Thankfully, it is right before the holiday season, so there are still plenty of cheap flights available.

See you in Torquay!

 

October 05, 2018

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SHQ CUP Weekend at Inverloch with IWC

SHQ CUP weekend has moved from sandy point to Inverloch!!!

Load of events planned depending on weather. 

Come and Try

Wavesailing sessions 

Racing

GPS Racing

Clinics

Demonstrations

Longboard Cruising

SUP races

 

Registration Saturday 10am – 12

Anderson Inlet Angling Club

88 The Esplanade Inverloch

 

BBQ Dinner Saturday night

Anderson Inlet Angling Club

88 The Esplanade Inverloch

 

Costs

Event and IWC Cup weekend membership $40 (includes dinner on Saturday)

Or

Event and IWC Full membership $60 (includes dinner on Saturday)

BBQ Dinner and 1 raffle ticket $20 per adult. Kids under 16 $10

 

Copy me in the artwork and I will put it up on FB and send an email out to members

August 21, 2018

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Season Launch Kiteboarding Exo!!!! St Kilda 8th Sep

The new season is coming fast and Kiteboarding Australia with our State Assocations are kicking off season 2018-19 with a series of Season Launch Kiteboarding Expo's visiting every state this September.

We are stoked to be partnering with the kiteboarding industry to bring all the later gear, tips & tricks to a beach near you. 

There is no cost, everyone is welcome and everyone will have the chance to participate in a range of amazing giveaways and activities thanks to our partner brands.

New kiteboarders are encouraged to visit the expo's, this is a great opportunity to have a go of flying a trainer kite for the first time and meet the right people to get you involved in our great sport.

The BBQ will be fired so come down to your local beach to join the community for the official season launch.

Don't forget to go in the draw to win one of our amazing giveaways - register to win here -https://www.kiteboardingaus.com.au/events/19799/

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