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Surfing Contests in the Cape Fear Region

Below is a listing of surfing contests that have been held in the Cape Fear Region of North Carolina. Please note that this is a work in progress and incomplete. If you know of a contest or significant occurrence that you would like to share, or feel that there may be an error in the information included below, please contact Peter Fritzler, fritzlerp@uncw.edu

Contests in Southeastern North Carolina, 1965-1968
Record Bar Pro-Am (1981-1985)
Hot Wax Challenge
Rusty / Red Dogs Open
East Coast Wahine Championships (1997 - )
WBLA Annual Longboard Classic (2002 - )
Reef / Sweetwater Pro-Am (2005 - )
Cold Water Classic (2004 - )
Cape Fear Clean Water Classic (2005-2008)
Bavaria Holland Beer Pro/Am Silvagni Benefit Contest (2006-)

Surfers at the 2nd Annual Surfing Contest. May 28-29, 1966.
Reprinted with permission of the StarNews of Wilmington, N.C.

Image of the 1985 Record Bar Pro Am.
Record Bar Pro-Am, 1985. Courtesy: Robert Dittmer

Page created and maintained by:Peter Fritzler, Randall Library, University of North Carolina Wilmington

First online: March 2002
Last update: 24 September 2009



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"Surfing Contests in the Cape Fear Region." Cape Fear Surfing Archive. William Randall Library, University of North Carolina Wilmington. [Created: March 2002; Updated: 24 September 2009; Cited]. Available from http://library.uncw.edu/surf/contests.