Returning to Exmouth for the third successive year of Surf Life Saving GB National Surf Championships hosted by Exmouth Beach Rescue Club starting with competition for the over 30 age group on the 6th and 7th, the up to age 18 will be held on the 9th and 10th concluding with the Nippers Surf Championship age 7 to 13 on the 12th and 13th. Over 1,100 competitors are expected for the 6 days of competition.
Ashfords is also sponsoring the newly created Masters “Champion” of the Year award, which will recognise outstanding sportsmanship, consistent demonstration of the spirit of competitive values representing the traditions of Life Saving, outstanding contribution to the event, outstanding performance and supporting everyone involved during the event.
Graham Cridland, Partner at Ashfords LLP, said: “This is a great initiative for the firm to be supporting, reinforcing our commitment to our local community and helping to develop important life skills to create young leaders of the future. We are delighted to be sponsoring the Surf Life Saving GB Championships and look forward to seeing all the great talent the SLSGB has to offer. Best of luck to all those taking part!”
Alan Hyde, Head of Communications said: “South West Water has supported Surf Life Saving GB for more than 15 years and we are delighted once again to welcome the National Nippers Life Saving Surf Championships to Exmouth. It’s a fantastic event for the South West, bringing hundreds of youngsters and their families to the region and a wonderful showcase for them to demonstrate the beach safety skills they have learnt.”