Hallelujah... it's the MALLELUJAH!

This year the Merimbula Sailboard Club is hosting its 28th annual malibu competition. The Mallelujah is a one day event, to be held on Saturday 17th May from 7am in Merimbula.

Entries must be in by 6.30pm Friday 16th May.

We will be at the Royal Willows Hotel, Pambula from 5.30pm on Friday evening to collect the entry registrations. The draw will be finalised about 7pm and will be placed on the board then. Please check which heat you are in for round 1.. failure to turn up in time will result in a round 1 loss.

Contestants can also enter by downloading an entry form here. Contact John Smythe to inform him that your entry is on its way.

Competitors need to be ready at Ford Oval for an early start on the Saturday morning. Heats will begin at 7am sharp. The venue will only change if surf conditions are better at another beach. The semis and finals will run from about 1pm.

More info John Smythe 0407260015

The event sponsor is Bushrat Surfboards.

The winner of the contest will receive a custom made surfboard,from Bushrat Surfboards Merimbula.The club would like to thank Jed for his continuous generous support.

Special trophies will be awarded to the 6 surfers who reach the final, along with the winner in each category .. Junior, Mens, Ladies, Masters, Veterans, Legends, Dead-Set Legends

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Merimbula Sailboard Club presents

The Mallelujah

Saturday 17th May 2014


Artwork by Stan Squire

This year's event will follow the normal format of heats and repercharge heats leading to the quarter finals, semi finals and a 6 man grand final that will see the top performers on the day battle it out in the afternoon to win the overall trophy.

There are trophies for all 6 finalists, as well as for the winners in each age category. There is also a ladies division.

The entry fee of $60 covers entry, T-shirt, and barbecue for all contestants.

The presentation is to be held on Saturday evening, from 6.30pm at the Royal WIllows Hotel, Pambula. There will be a band playing at the hotel after the presentation.

Enquiries to John Smythe 0407260015


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Looking Ahead

The 2014 Merimbula Classic sailboard/kitesurfing/stand-up paddle board event will be held from Thursday 22nd to Sunday 25th November 2014

Preparations are underway for this event, which is now in its 34th year. If you would like more details on how you could become a much loved sponsor, please contact Contest Director John Smythe.