International Surfing Day 2013 in Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic

By June 23, 2013News & Events

House of Waves Cabarete, Las Terrenas Surf School and Carolina Surf School Celebrated International Surfing Day Thursday June 20, 2013 at Playa Bonita, Las Terrenas.

The day began with a beach cleanup, followed by free surfing and a training competition with local surfers. Awards and refreshments followed, with t-shirts and prizes given to all participants.

International Surfing Day is an annual worldwide celebration created by the Surfrider Foundation, a non-profit environmental organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of our world’s oceans, waves and beaches worldwide.

The winners of the Las Terrenas International Surfing Day competition:

Open Surf
1. Alex de la cruz Encarnacion
2. Carlos Rodriguez
3. Derek Gomez
4. Diego Paulino

Mini Junior Surf
1. David Gibin
2. Saori Perez
3. Marcelo Ortega
4. Yerison Polanco

Female Surf
1. Alice Gibin
2. Carolne Decat

Open Bodyboard
1. Angel Peña
2. Victor Ricardo Duarte

Special thanks to event supporters Jesmarin Puente, Dany Lobaton, Carolina Gutierrez, Pascale Stefanie, Kelly Mearkle and Hotel Casa Los Holandeses. Gracias Surfrider!!