Volcom and Newport Harbor High Surf Team To Host 15th Annual NHHS Newport Surf Classic


Surf Contest for Kids of All Ages to Be Held onMarch 29th and 30th at 54th Street, Newport Beach

Newport Beach, CA -  In conjunction with Volcom and Surfside, Newport Harbor High School Surf Team will host the 15th Annual NHHS Newport Surf Classic, a surf team fundraiser and longstanding community event, on Saturday, March 29th, with additional heats and finals on Sunday, March 30th.  With over 150 participants expected, the all-day surf contest will take place at 54th Street, Newport Beach.

The NHHS Newport Surf Classic offers an opportunity for local Orange County kids to compete and get experience surfing. With heats starting early in the morning, the contest nurtures young surfers and provides a competitive stage for advanced surfers.

“The Newport Surf Classic has been the local stage for some of Newport’s best surfers,” says Matt Burns, Newport Harbor High School Surf Coach.  “We are really proud of this neighborhood tradition and love getting kids excited about surfing.”   

To participate:
·         $30 Pre-Registration; pre-register at Surfside by Wednesday, March 26  (Surfside: 233 E. 17th Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627; 949.645.4624). To get registration forms:www.Surfsidesports.com or www.nhhssurf.com
·         $35 Day of Beach Entries
·         Each additional division $20
Participants will get a T-shirt designed by Volcom, a raffle ticket and lunch provided by Pie Not and Ralph’s.

·         Elementary
·         Junior High
·         High School
·         Graduated
·         Masters
·         Boardboarding
·         Longboard
·         Girls

Check the NNHS Surf Facebook Page (http://www.facebook.com/pages/NHHS-Surf-Team/166460486717338for heat times, photos, results and more information. Division winners will be given a trophy, Vestal  watches, Arnette sunglasses and Surfside gear, while runners up will get a goodie bag. 

There will be a silent auction with items including surfboards, skateboards, sunglasses, and more; as well as opportunity drawings, including surf wear and gift certificates to local eateries, in addition to other items.  Registration proceeds from the surf contest benefit the NHHS Surf Team. Sponsors of the event are:  Volcom, Surfside, Arnette, Vestal, OAM (On A Mission), and Clearview Investment Partners.

The NHHS Surf Team includes: boys short board and longboard, girls short board and longboard, and body boarders.www.NHHSSurf.com