2023 Surf Craft Challenge

by | Tue, 18 Apr 2023 | Events, General, Social, Surf Sports, Youth


Long Weekend Sunday – 4th June, 2023

8.00am Race Start

13km Princess Royal Harbour to Albany Surf Life Saving Club, Middleton Beach

Followed by a 2km Beach Run, Middleton Beach

  • Open to Surf Boats (Open, u/19, 160yrs + categories) and Surf Skis (Open, u/19, 55yrs + categories)
  • 2km Beach Beach Run (Open, u/13 + categories to be announced) to commence @ASLSC after the Craft Race

Race Day – Food & Coffee! @Middleton Beach Event Hub (Sunday from 8am – noon)

After the Race – Food, Drink & Live Music! @Three Anchors (Sunday 4pm – 9pm)

  • REGISTRATION – Saturday 3rd June, 4pm – 7pm @Three Anchors (Bar Open!)
  • RACE BRIEFING – Saturday 3rd June, 5pm @Three Anchors (Bar Open!)
  • Late Entries – Saturday 3rd June, 4 – 6pm @Three Anchors, and Sunday 4th June, 6:30 –7:15am @Peace Park (Skis Only)
  • Race Check In – 6:30am – 7:15am Sunday 4th June @ Albany Boatshed (Boats) and Peace Park (Skis)
  • RACE START – 8:00am Sunday 4th June
  • Event Function @ Three Anchors – Sunday 4th June, 4pm – 9pm (Bar Open!)

Sea Rescue and Surf Life Saving craft will patrol the course for safety of participants.  

Ski Paddlers are REQUIRED to wear a PFD.

  • Early Bird pricing of $45 per entrant until Sunday 22nd May
  • Standard pricing of $55 per entrant until 4pm Friday 3rd June (online registration close)
  • Late entries will be accepted at Three Anchors Middleton Beach race briefing Saturday 4th June (surf boats and skis), or at Peace Park check-in/registration desk on Sunday 4th June (skis only) at $65 per entrant.

 Registrations’ are now open for this fantastic community event.


Thanks to our amazing SPONSORS for their ongoing support for this event!