Cleanwater Classic this Weekend

Cleanwater Classic this Weekend

This is a little late notice, but the Clean Water Classic surf contest sponsored by the Surfrider Foundation is this weekend, May 17th - 19th, 2013.

It's up the coast a bit in Westport, WA, and it should be a great time. The event will raise money for Pacific NW branches of Surfrider to help protect our beaches, and another non-profit called Warm Current will be there to put on a surf camp for kids. Their mission is to teach, inspire, and support underserved communities and youth through surfing.

There are divisions for lots of different groups... Men's and women's pro/am, juniors, masters, Longboard, SUP... There's even a keiki and parent division that's free to enter! It's $50 for the pro/am divisions and $35 for the others.

There will be a few spots open for registration at the event, so it's not too late to enter. And it looks like there will be some fun sized swell too!

For more information and to see photos from past events, check out http://www.cleanwaterclassic.com/.

Latest Articles

Visit the blog
It was 7 days prior to this year’s Cape Kiwanda Longboard Classic and the weather forecast was calling for 40mph south winds and heavy rain. After 10 plus years of running the contest, I had gained enough experience to not enter panic mode, yet.
We launched our ecommerce website in the spring of 2014. Much like our retail store, it's been a constant learning experience from day one. The good, the bad, and the downright "what were we thinking"! Through it all, we've continuously made every effort to keep improving and create a better experience for our customers.
The Cape Kiwanda Longboard Classic is on for the 23rd year! We are excited to be back with a live event after two years of virtual events. This year’s contest holds special meaning to the northwest surfing community as we will start off the event Friday evening with a paddle-out in honor of long time contest participant and avid northwest surfer, John Newman. We will also celebrate others we’ve lost in the last two years. 
Most of you have seen something about our Discovery Division Adventure Pack, whether it's on the website, blog, or our social media channels. It is your do-everything, all-in-one adventure backpack. It’s designed to hold and handle whatever you need for a day trip to the coast, or to search out the most remote destinations in the world. [...]