2013 Sandy Beach Bodysurfing Championships is ON 13 & 14 July, Saturday & Sunday

Photo: It's on! The 2013 Sandy Beach Bodysurfing Championship will be held this weekend, July 13 and 14!</p>
<p>The sandbar is looking good and there's a nice 2-3 foot windswell hitting the shorebreak. See you all bright and early on Saturday morning!</p>
<p>All Competitors:<br />
Check in will start at 7:00 a.m. Show up early if you're entering handboard division as there are only a limited number of spots.</p>
<p>Aloha!

Beach registration starts at 7am on Saturday. Come early because the Surfriders Foundation O’ahu Chapter is having a beach cleanup at 10am on Saturday. Our playgrounds will be extra packed for sure.

 

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2013-03-23 Da Hui 3rd Annual Waimea Shorebreak Slam Final Results

Results Kane (Male) 17 years old and under:

  • 1. Noah Hedrick
  • 2. Hanson Paracuelles
  • 3. Micah Lianu
  • 4. Blair Nahale
  • 5. Kai Woods (12 yrs. old)

Results Kane 18-24 years old:

  • 1. Kaneali’i Wilcox
  • 2. Kazu Muneoka-Jepsen
  • 3. Kaeo Awana
  • 4. Christopher McGin
  • 5. Ian Barrett
  • Rocky Douglas

Results Wahine Open:

  • 1. Maria Remos
  • 2. Alissa Murata
  • 3. Carla Donlin
  • 4. Sarah Andrews
  • 5. Nikki Bleidstel
  • 6. Julie Sivigny

Results Kane 25-34 years old:

  • 1. Fred David (France)
  • 2. Jason Nakasato
  • 3. Kamaka Jingao
  • 4. Steve Lopez
  • 5. Matt Solomon (Big Island)
  • 6. Ekolu Leong-Guerrero

Results Kane 35-44 years old:

  • 1. Melvin Keawe
  • 2. Sean Enoka
  • 3. Blaine Lewis
  • 4. Kenji Croman
  • 5. Greg Hense-Dorroh
  • 6. Kanoho Tripp

Results Kane 45-54 years old:

  • 1. Kai Santos
  • 2. David Gochros
  • 3. Barry Holt
  • 4. Troy Lynch
  • 5. Twain Newhart
  • 6. David Kimball

Results Kane 55 years + :

  • 1. Michael Lorne
  • 2. Bruce DeSoto
  • 3. Walter Woods
  • 4. Timothy Shanley

Results Wahine Handboard Open:

  • 1. Sanja Du Plessis
  • 2. Carla Donlin
  • 3. Maria Remos
  • 4. Alissa Murata

Results Kane Handboard Open:

  • 1. Kai Santos
  • 2. Matt Solomon (Big Island)
  • 3. Nick Menas
  • 4. Ekolu Leong-Guerrero
  • 5. Duane DeSoto
  • 6. Kameran Self-Gomes

Results Rubba-Slippa Open:

  • 1.  Greg Hense-Dorroh
  • 2. Kai Santos
  • 3. Sanja Du Plessis
  • 4. Kamuela Black
  • 5. Ekolu Leong-Guerrero
  • 6. Matt Solomon (Big Island)
  • 7. Twain Newhart

Congratulations all finalists and competitors! Mahalo to Da Hui (Hui O He’e Nalu), all the sponsors and supporters!  Hope to see you all again next year!

Links to Al Balderama’s Facebook photos of this event:

Pre-contest pics:

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10200353013939628.1073741830.1583236856&type=1&l=a0f00c96f4

Early heats with some finals:

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10200353554673146.1073741831.1583236856&type=1&l=09ea63d5da

Finals & Awards Ceremony:

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10200354948667995.1073741832.1583236856&type=1&l=0afc3e2cfe

Next kaha nalu contest should be the Sandy Beach Championships this summer. A hui hou!

Hōpūpū i ke kaha nalu

 

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2012 Sandy Beach Bodysurfing Championships Results

Aloha all,

The 2012 Sandy Beach Bodysurfing Championships were held June 2nd & 3rd, in fun 2-3′ (HI) waves. Tons of waves and fun.

Results:
Men 17 and Under:
1) Brandon Hull, 2) Colin Navares, 3) Titan Apina, 4) Micah Lau,

Men 18-24:
1) Kaneali`i Wilcox, 2) Ka`eo Awana, 3) Kekoa Cazimero, 4) Chris Razonoble, 5) Elijah, Morita-Dudoit, 6) Christopher McGurn,

Men 25-34:
1) John Thomas, 2) Paul McLaughlin, 3) Kamaka Jingao, 4) Tai Chong, 5) Charlie Napz, 6) Ekolu LeonGuerro

Men 35-44:
1) Blaine Lewis, 2) Siate Apina, 3) Greg Hense, 4) Mel Keawe, 5) Patrick Farrelly, 6) Matthew Owens

Men 45-54:
1) Kai Santos, 2) Carlton Young, 3) Steve Kapela, 4) Barry Holt, 5) Pedro Refuerzo, 6) Nick Menas

Men 55+:
1) Mark Cunningham, 2) Bruce Lee, 3) Michael Lorne, 4) Earl Mendonca,

Women Open:
1) Mikyla Thomas, 2) Ku`u Guiterrez, 3) Kyla Lozis, 4) Carla Donlin, 5) Jayleen Antonio, 6) Alissa Murata

Men Handboarding:
1) Kai Santos, 2) Kaneali`i Wilcox, 3) Charlie Napz, 4) Tai Chong, 5) Stephen Lopez, 6) Paul McLaughlin

Women Handboarding:
1) McKenzie Arita, 2) Kyla Lozis, 3) Noni Roberts, 4) Ku`u Guiterrez, 5) Pumehana Casey, 6) Mikyla Thomas, 7) Carla Donlin, 8 ) Jayleen Antonio

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IT’s ON! Sandy beach Bodysurfing Championships 2-3 June 2012.

Aloha Bodysurfing Ohana,

We’re a GO, for the 2012 Sandy Beach Kaha Nalu Championships tomorrow and Sunday. Come early tomorrow morining NLT 730am to beach entry for this contest. Come earlier if you like help for the final set-up. Please volunteer to judge or be a spotter. Sandys is the hardest bodysurfing contest to judge IMO. Nick Menas will be our Head-Judge for this contest and Steve Kapela and I are the contest Directors.

We’ll be doing a pre-setup today Friday around 4pm. Please come especially if you have any prizes for the contest.

Come on down! Don’t miss this kaha nalu event. It will be epic!

Mahalo to you all for your wonderful support for our beloved sport/art of bodysurfing.

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Sandy’s contest Shirts!!

The T-Shirt design for the 2012 Sandy Beach Championship is here!
Mahalo to Storekeeper for designing this year’s shirt!

 

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2012 Sandy Beach Bodysurfing Championships!

The 2012 Sandy Beach Bodysurfing Championships will be held on 2-3 June.

The entry form can be found below and we are extending the pre-entry Tuesday 22 May 2012. Hurry sending your forms to get your entry confirmed. Beach entry will be taken with the availability of heats for your age group.

Come out on Friday 1 June after work 430pm at Sandys if you want to help set up or come early Saturday 2 June to also volunteer to help. We are looking for committed volunteers for this contest.

We hope to see you all in two weeks at the event. Looking forward to seeing the outer islands represented in this event.

A hui hou!

Sandys Contest Entry Form 2012

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