Tiger’s Milk Classic 2016 Cape Town
17, 18, & 19 June 2016
Muizenberg Surfer’s Corner
Photos Final Day
Good waves and offshore conditions at Muizenberg Corner predicted for the final day of the Tiger’s Milk Winter Classic
After two days of relentless competition in contestable 3-4 foot surf at Muizenberg Corner in the 2016 Tiger’s Milk Winter Classic looks set to conclude in solid 6 foot offshore surf and decent tomorrow (Sunday).
The final day of competition will get under way at 8am with four semi finals and will conclude with eleven back to back finals across three disciplines of waveriding. The first of these finals, which feature male and female Longboarders,Surfers and Stand Up Paddlesurfers, is set to hit the water at approximately 10.30m with the last final in the only multi discipline surfriding contest in South Africa, scheduled to take place at around 2pm.The Award Ceremony will be held in the Tigers Milk Restaurant & Bar at approximately 3pm.
A total of R55,000 in prize money and prizes is on offer at this event with the finalists in the World Surfing League Speciality Mens and Womens Longboard divisions in line to earn the lions share of the spoils. Read More…
Photos Day 2
Photos Day 1
The 2016 Tiger’s Milk Winter Classic gets under way at Surfers Corner in Muizenberg on Friday
A record 153 waveriders will compete in the 2016 Tiger’s Milk Winter Classic which gets under way at Surfers Corner in Muizenberg Corner on Friday and ends with the Final rounds of Longboarding,Surfing and Stand Up Paddling on Sunday June 19th .
This year, the only multi discipline surfriding event in South Africa has not only attracted a huge entry but has also added the first ever World Surf League Longboard Speciality Event for Men and Women to the three day programme. With a share of R55,000 in prizemoney on offer to finalists in the eleven divisions, the 2016 Tiger’s Milk Winter Classic takes its place on the Surfing South Africa calendar as one of the stand out events of the year.
The fact that the contest is run by officials who are situated inside the Tiger’s Milk restaurant, which overlooks the contest arena, makes it an interesting surfriding contest. This event includes not only includes a WSL longboard Division for Men and Women but also includes separate Divisions for Men and Women and U18 Boys and Girls surfers who will earn prizemoney and valuable 3A Surfing South Africa ratings points. Stand Up Paddle Divisions for Men and Women, a special division for Longboarders older than 40 coupled with a programme that includes a separate division for male and female student surfers makes the Tiger’s Milk Winter Classic special. Read More…