TRICKY CONDITIONS ON DAY THREE OF THE 2022 BCU AUSTRALIAN SURF FESTIVAL by justcalendars
Elder shortboarders (aged over-35) fought an uphill battle as the bcu Australian Surf Festival resumed in difficult one-foot waves at Gallows Beach today. Are you a BIG lover of 2023 Nude Calendars, find a big collection of 2023 Calendar here.
1999 Pipeline Masters runner-up Shane Wehner (Broulee, NSW) made light work of the tiny waves in the Over-35 Men, performing an eclectic mix of forehand and backhand snaps. The South Coast goofy-footer posted a solid 15.00 heat total (out of a possible 20 points) to leave his closest rivals chasing two-wave combinations to take away his top-spot.
Queensland surfers dominated the rest of the Over-35 Mens division with James Lewis (Burleigh Heads, Qld), David McGrath (Labrador, Qld) and Mark Richardson (Palm Beach, Qld) all taking wins and booking themselves a spot in the quarterfinals.
Mark Richardson was able to back up his Over-35 victory with an impressive performance in the Over-40 Mens division. The Gold Coast goofy-footer fought a tight battle with 2022 NSW Champion Justin Lee (Redhead, NSW), with both surfers posting heat totals in the 15-point range, however Richardson was able to take a victory by a 0.35-point margin.
Other Over-40 Mens winners included: Paul Parkes …