Great waves and results from South Australian Wahu Surfer Groms Event

22nd February 2015

Middleton, South Australia was the location for over 50 frothing grommets the 9th event of the Wahu Surfer Groms Comp. In 2-3 foot conditions the kids enjoyed hot weather and blue skies.

The under 8 mixed division with parent assist was all about fun with Bodhi Kreig taking the win from Leila Horlin-Smith.

The under 10 girl’s final was won by Indianna Freeth who was enjoying the inside shore break waves.

Jack and Lilly MacDonald from Manly, NSW travelled to South Australia to compete in the event with their uncle being former World Tour and South Australian surfer Jarrod Howse. The MacDonald kids both showed they have their uncle’s surfing talent by dominating their divisions, with Jack winning the under 10 boy’s and Lilly the under 12 girl’s.

Jack and Lily’s father Alex MacDonald thanked Surfing South Australia and Wahu for a great event. “We always enjoy coming back to SA and the kids have had a great day here at Middleton for the Wahu comp”, said MacDonald.

In a breakout performance, Yasmin Hardy (Hallett Cove) surfed with spark and commitment to easily win the under 14 girl’s division. “I really enjoyed the clean waves today and the event has been so much fun”, said Hardy.

As winners of the Under 14 divisions, both Ruka and Yasmin have scored themselves an all-expenses paid, three day Wahu Surf Camp at the Hurley Surfing Australia High Performance Centre.

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2015 Event 9 RESULTS South Australia

Under 8 Mixed Boys and Girls:
1st Bodhi Kreig,
2nd Leila Horlin-Smith,
3rd Leo Torok,
4th George James- Martin.

Under 10 Girls:
1st Indianna Freeth,
2nd Lola Jordan,
3rd Sunset Brauer,
4th Phoebe Jordan,
5th Mia Longbottom,
6th Tahia Hardy.

Under 12 Girls:
1st Lily MacDonald,
2nd Imogen Elliot,
3rd Indianna Freeth,
4th Alex Highett.

Under 14 Girls:
1st Yasmin Hardy,
2nd Lilly Macdonald,
3rd Dimity Payne,
4th Aurora Furbank.

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The Wahu Surfer Groms Comps are proudly supported by Everdure Barbeques, Surfing Australia & Surfing South Australia.

Wahu Surfer Groms Comps Schedule:
EVENT 1 – Northern Beaches, NSW – September 6 -7, 2014
EVENT 2 – Coffs Harbour NSW – October 11-12, 2014
EVENT 3 – Kiama, NSW – October 18-19, 2014
EVENT 4 – Trigg Beach, WA – November 8-9, 2014
EVENT 5 – Sunshine Coast, QLD – December 13-14, 2014
EVENT 6 – Cronulla, NSW – December 20-21, 2014
EVENT 7 – Gold Coast, QLD – January 10-11, 2015
EVENT 8 – Ocean Grove, VIC – January 31-February 1, 2015
EVENT 9 – Fleurieu Peninsula, SA – February 21, 2015
EVENT 10 – Clifton Beach, TAS – February 28, 2015

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