The Hyundai Australian Boardriders southern NSW regional qualifier will kick off this weekend in Kiama.
The Australian Boardriders Battle will see 14 boardriders clubs competing for the chance to qualify for the national final which will take place in 2022.
Clubs that will be competing include Sandon Point, Bondi, Maula Bay, Bronte, Werri Beach, Culburra, Dalmeny, Maroubra United, Port Kembla, Scarborough, Jones Beach, Elouera, Cronulla Sharks and Ulladulla.
The prime locations for the Australian Boardriders Battle is Jones Beach with backup locations of Bombo, Kiama Surf Beach and Werri.
All competitors are advised to ring the event hotline (0458 247 212) by 6.45am on the days of competition to confirm location and running order.
The 2021/22 Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle has been bigger and better than ever since launching into its ninth season on the Gold Coast earlier this year.
In what has become world-renowned as the biggest and best club surfing series on the planet, the nine-leg Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle Series travels to all corners of the country with events at epic locations like Newcastle for the National Final.
For previous results, images and video highlights head over to australianboardridersbattle.com
Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle Series Nine Schedule:
ABB – EVENT 1 – Gold Coast, QLD – August 28, 2021 -COMPLETED
ABB – EVENT 2 – Fleurieu Peninsula, SA – Sept 4, 2021 –COMPLETED
ABB – EVENT 3 – Trigg, WA – Sept 18, 2021 –COMPLETED
ABB – EVENT 4 – Scamander, TAS – Oct 2, 2021–COMPLETED
ABB – EVENT 5 – NSW Central – North Narrabeen, NSW – Nov 27, 2021
ABB – EVENT 6 – NSW South – Kiama, NSW – Dec 11, 2021
ABB – EVENT 7 – URBN SURF, VIC – Dec 12, 2021
ABB – EVENT 8 – NSW Nth – Coffs Harbour, NSW – Dec 18, 2021
Grand Final – Newcastle Beach, NSW – Feb 5 – 6, 2022
NOTE: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation and Surfing Australia’s commitment to comply with all State and Federal regulations, series dates are subject to change at any time.
The 2021/22 Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle series is proudly supported by Hyundai, Zambrero, City of Newcastle, Oakley, ACCIONA, 2XP, mySURF.tv, Destination NSW, Reeftip, Gage Roads and Surfing Australia.
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