Surfers Against Suicide

April 12, 2013 in Events, News by thomasadmin

SATURDAY 13TH APRIL 2013, THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS SURFER KELLY SLATER WILL JOIN NSW RUGBY STARS ON MANLY BEACH FOR A
CELEBRITY SURFING COMPETITION. THE WARATAHS & KOMUNITY PROJECT SURF PRO AM TOURNAMENT, A JOINT INITIATIVE BETWEEN THE
HSBC WARATAHS AND SURF BRAND KOMUNITY PROJECT, WILL BRING TOGETHER WORLD-FAMOUS SURFERS, RUGBY PLAYERS AND
CELEBRITIES TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE CHARITY SURFERS AGAINST SUICIDE.

CREATED BY KOMUNITY PROJECT, SURFERS AGAINST SUICIDE (SAS) OPERATES WITHIN THE INTERNATIONAL SURFING
COMMUNITY TO RAISE AND DISTRIBUTE FUNDS TO SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO A REDUCTION IN
DEATH BY SUICIDE BY PROMOTING HEALTH AND RESILIENCE AMONGST YOUNG PEOPLE.

SPONSORED BY THE HSBC WARATAHS’ SLEEVE SPONSOR VOLVO CARS, THE EVENT
WILL RUN FROM 10AM UNTIL 2PM AND WILL SEE SIX MIXED TEAMS OF FOUR, EACH
MADE UP OF A RUGBY PLAYER, SURFER, CELEBRITY AND LOCAL BOARD RIDER OR
COMPETITION WINNER, CONTEST THE HEATS AND FINALS.

AS WELL AS THE SURFING ACTION, THERE WILL BE BEACH RUGBY RUNNING FROM
11AM TO 1PM AND HOST OF OTHER ACTIVITIES ON OFFER FOR ALL THE FAMILY.
FOR THOSE IN REGIONAL NSW, THE EVENT WILL BE COVERED BY FUEL TV
AND FOX SPORTS.