Wrightsville Beach is full of exciting summer athletic competitions and activities which is one of the many things we love about our community. One event we look forward to, the Wahine Surf Classic, is right on the horizon and will be held on Saturday, August 24 and Sunday, August 25. This event is in it’s 7th year, and Oceanic has been a proud sponsor over the years.
The Wahine Classic
The Wahine Classic is one of the only all-female surfing competitions on the East Coast and we are lucky enough to hold this growing event in our community each year. This event welcomes female surfers, of all walks of life and experience levels to compete in a series of surfing categories over this 2-day event. Not only is this a wonderful event, that promotes female wellness and activity, but it’s also a fun event for the families and spectators that come to watch.
Wahine Classic Surf Competition
All for a Good Cause: The Mission of the Wahine Classic
The mission of the Wahine Classic is promote surfing and wellness in women and girls. Each year, the Wahine Classic raises money and makes a donation to a non-profit organization that promotes wellness for women and girls. Their 2019 recipient is the Southern North Carolina District (SNC) of the Eastern Surfing Association (ESA).
Catch the Surfers Revel in the Tides
The surf competition starts at 9am, with the Oceanic and the Crystal Pier having some of the best views on the beach! Come grab a few cocktails, lunch or dinner on the pier and catch some of the best surfing in Wrightsville Beach!