Jackson Close on his way to taking out the open 9-foot division last year.
Jackson Close on his way to taking out the open 9-foot division last year.

Lennox longboard heaven

RETRO surfing at its best hits Lennox Head this weekend with the 13th annual Old Guys Rule Lennox Longboard Classic.

Everyone from cadets to codgers will be taking to the surf to compete for nine titles at the famous Lennox point break.

Competitors have entered from all parts including South Australia and Bundaberg for what is always a fun and memorable event.


By the clock

HEAT draw on Saturday:

7.20am Over 40 Heat 1 G Cunningham Darin Nobbs Mick Gett Damian Shanahan Mick Furchtman Greg Gover

7.40am Juniors Heat 1 K Hardy Kahu Andronicas Callum Gover Jordon Beaumont Jack Shanahan

8am Juniors Heat 2 George Cunningham Ed Cunningham Roxy Olive Adam Whitby Roisin Carolan

8.20am Old Mal Heat 1 Mal Walker Tony Abood Nick Jorgensen Chris Lorraway Paxko Dichon

8.40am Over 30 Heat 1 Dion Harris John Eddy Tim Hassey Dario Scopesi Scott Seymour Jason Geggie

9am Open 9-foot Heat 1 Scott Channon Mitch Surman Patrick O’Leary Nick Jorgensen

9.20am Open 9-foot Heat 2 George Cunningham Damien Anderson Bruce Wilson Ben Dickens

9.40am Over 40 Heat 1 Rick Chalmers Scott Beaumont Gerry O’Dwyer Mark Sutton John Eddy

10am Over 50 Heat 1 Mike Pimm Peter Alexander Shane Holburn Greg Moir Steve Watts Peter Regan

10.20am Over 40 Heat 3 Grant Edwards Harry Hann Scott Davis Paul Abbot Steve O’Neil Steve Curtis

10.40am Women’s Heat 1 Maz Pentecost Karen Pederson Roisin Carolan Rose Curtis Olivia Geggie

11am Open 9’ Heat 3 Clint Guest Ed Cunningham Peter Wickham Paxko Dichon

11.20am Over 50 Heat 1 Forfar Petrie Mark Baptise Greg Thomas Wayne Booth Paul Bioletti Tony Abood

11.40am Over 60 Heat 1 Ben Hutchings Dennis Lowe Peter Farrell Dave O’Donnell Warren Wyatt

12 noon Over 50 Heat 3 Peter Hall Denis Carberry Terry Kay Eric Walker Ian Roberts Wayne Sullivan

12.20pm Over 30 Heat 2 Glenn Cunningham Nigel Canterbury Mark Mertens Ross Cribb Jamie Willems Anthony Wheatland

12.40pm Old mal heat 2 Mike Pimm Callum Gover Dion Harris Bruce Wilson Daren Nobbs

1pm Over 60 Heat 2 George Leslie Jim Baker Peter Cox Peter Stephens Soz Carlbergg

1.20pm Women’s Heat 2 Kirsty Webster Tracey Nobbs Liz Petersen Sally Petrie

1.40pm Start of semi-finals



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