There’s nothing like grinding winter swells to get the heart pumping and the urges to cut loose rising!
And so it is that the first weekend of June is countdown time for the Shoes mid-year World Titles showdown – the best showcase of wave-riding in the southern
Correction, on the planet!
Contest No 5 is always something of a maker and a shaker. After all, there’s only one Shoes, only one Shoes Club, only one set of Shoes members, only one Shoes pavilion, one Shoes Reef…. the list is endless. Unique.
If the wave gods are with us, it will be firing this weekend – and there will be no excuses for anything other than massive slashes; off to the moon aerials; three metre long floaters – and of course heavy duty over the falls.
Titles are on the line in all the super divisions.
We takes our lids off – and express are thanks – for the organisations that back Shoes:: Dr John Murray, Only Organic, WJ Partners, Lipman Construction, Northies, Tengirri Surf Charters, PCC Surfboards, Puresea Surf Shop, Belle Property, STC, Gando Signs, Cronulla Surf Design, Leo Payne the Sausage King