RipCurl's Right Coast Raid Tour Stops in Nags Head

source: surfers village.comToday, we had the best of the best from the surfing world hit the water just north of the Nags Head Fishing Pier. RipCurl's Right Coast Raid Tour is in Nags Head today, and featured some world class surfing in some surprising surf generated by the afternoon NE wind. Conditions were messy onshore, but these guys ripped it up for the crowd of judges and onlookers for the contest/event! Tonight, the festivities continue at the Outer Banks Boarding Company (OBBC). See some photos from the BBQ party which included great food, music, autographs, and videos!

Some photos from the beach:

The event site north of Nags Head Fishing Pier

Competitors at the event tent

Tom Curren at the lip

Tom Curren coming in after finishing his heat

Action on the beach and in the water!

Mick Fanning with a nice cutback!

ASP World champ, Mick Fanning finishing a heat

Nice floater over the whitewater!

Cutback spray for the photographers

Some serious spray!

Evening BBQ Party:

Plenty of BBQ, slaw, collards, etc...for the party attendees!

Autographs signed by surfing's top pros!

The awards recipients from the earlier surf contest. The event was a team based competition between the local surfing shops with each team including one of the legendary pros. The first place team was WRV.

Tom Curren on the guitar with some fine acoustical indie style sound.


At 7:49 PM, Blogger Andy said...

Man I had seen an ad on Surfline about them being here... I can't believe I completely bonked on heading up there! Oh well...

Hey, thanks for the report!

At 11:11 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Um , action on the beach? Time to step out of OBX 4 a min. sory to post a - comment, ...


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