CUTBACK: Matt Jones in action during the Pippie Beach Surf Classic held at the weekend.
CUTBACK: Matt Jones in action during the Pippie Beach Surf Classic held at the weekend.

Classic Victory

By JENNIFER HUXLEY

LOCAL surfer Matt Jones claimed first place in the open division of the Pippie Beach Surf Classic, which was held over the weekend.

Alison Brown won the Ladies, while Opens runner-up Jeremy Walters was first in the Seniors.

The Classic's presentation evening took place last night at the Yamba Bowling Club.

The night involved a smorgasbord dinner, the announcement of division winners and a performance from local band Cameltoe.

Beforehand, Angourie Boardriders Club treasurer Paul Curtis said everyone was looking forward to the presentation of trophies and prizes, and then 'relaxing and having a big night'.

Results for each division are:

Grommets: 1st Gunther Barwick; 2nd Dylan Campbell; 3rd Keaton Rheinberger; 4th Tasman Knight.

Cadets: 1st Jimmy Barwick; 2nd Bryce Young; 3rd Corey Helismar; 4th Cameron Hill.

Juniors: 1st Jackson Roberts; 2nd Cohen Rheinberger; 3rd Aaron Brophy; 4th Mitchell Curtis.

Opens: 1st Matt Jones; 2nd Jeremy Walters; 3rd Navrin Fox; 4th Sacha Batcheldore.

Seniors: 1st Jeremy Walters; 2nd Navrin Fox; 3rd David Neilson; 4th Darren LeClerq.

Masters: 1st Peter Rheinberger; 2nd Robbie Deane; 3rd Michael Rosnell; 4th Greg Hayward.

Ladies: 1st Alison Brown; 2nd Nava Young; 3rd Amanda Brightwell; 4th Kaii Fallander.

Longboard: 1st Bryce Young; 2nd Tom Doyle; 3rd Ry Cuming; 4th Jackson Roberts.

Bodyboard: 1st Nathan Whan; 2nd Ben Gillespie; 3rd Todd Bleach; 4th Samuel King.

Legends: 1st John Batcheldore; 2nd Lance Knight; 3rd Ken Doyle; 4th Tony White; 5th Michael Darbenzia.



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