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Surfing Australia today announced Hyundai Motor Company Australia as the naming rights partner to the 2021/22 Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle Series for the next three years.The 2021/22 Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle is set to be bigger and better than ever as it launches into a ninth season beginning August 28th on the Gold Coast as the Sunshine State’s best clubs fight it out for places at the Prestigious National Final in early 2022.
In what has become world-renowned as the biggest and best club surfing series on the planet, the nine leg Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle Series will again travel to all corners of the country with events at epic locations like Phillip Island, North Narrabeen and Newcastle for the National Final.
Kevin Goult – Director of Marketing, Hyundai Motor Company Australia said: “Hyundai Australia couldn’t be more stoked to step up as the naming rights sponsor of the Australian Boardriders Battle Series from 2021-2024. As a supporting sponsor of the grassroots series for over three years now, Hyundai truly appreciates that boardrider clubs are the lifeblood of Australian surfing. For many young boardriders, this series is the first taste of competitive surfing and the beginning of what for some is a lifelong journey. Hyundai looks forward to supporting Australia’s next generation of surfers along this journey. Bring on an epic Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle.”
With a rich history full of massive moments, it’s a guarantee that yet again the 2021/22 series will see the cream of the crop will rise to the top at both state and national levels.
Surfing Australia CEO Chris Mater said: “Firstly, I am stoked to welcome Hyundai on board as the event’s naming rights partner. It has been a pleasure partnering up with Hyundai for several years now and to be to strengthen the relationship through our flagship series in 2021 is huge for both parties. We look forward to another epic Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle Series and good luck to all clubs going for glory!”
Entries for all events in the series open Monday 26th July at 7 am
2021/22 Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle Series Dates
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EVENT 1 – NSW NTH – COFFS HARBOUR, NSW – AUG 21, 2021 – ENTRIES OPEN JULY 26, 2021
EVENT 2 – GOLD COAST, QLD – AUGUST 28, 2021 – ENTRIES OPEN JULY 26, 2021
EVENT 3 – FLEURIEU PENINSULA, SA – SEPT 4, 2021 – ENTRIES OPEN JULY 26, 2021
EVENT 4 – TRIGG, WA – SEPT 18, 2021 – ENTRIES OPEN JULY 26, 2021
EVENT 5 – CLIFTON BEACH TAS – OCT 2, 2021 – ENTRIES OPEN JULY 26, 2021
EVENT 6 – PHILLIP ISLAND, VIC – NOV 6, 2021 – ENTRIES OPEN JULY 26, 2021
EVENT 7 – NSW CENTRAL – NORTH NARRABEEN, NSW – NOV 27, 2021 – ENTRIES OPEN JULY 26, 2021
EVENT 8 – NSW SOUTH – KIAMA, NSW – DEC 11, 2021 – ENTRIES OPEN JULY 26, 2021
The ninth season of the Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle is the country’s biggest grassroots boardriders event, involving more than 60 of Australia’s best boardrider clubs and $112,700 in prize money.
NOTE: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation and Surfing Australia’s commitment to comply with all State and Federal regulations, series dates are subject to change at any time.
The Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle is proudly supported by Destination NSW.
The 2021/22 Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle series is proudly supported by Hyundai, Oakley, ACCIONA, 2XP, mySURF.tv and Surfing Australia.
For previous results, images and video highlights head over to www.australianboardridersbattle.com
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