Topic: Surfing

Navy surfers take a break

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Lieutenant Frank Tachibana during the Navy Surfriders Association competition at Werri Beach, NSW. (photo: Private Nicole Dorrett)

Lieutenant Frank Tachibana during the Navy Surfriders Association competition at Werri Beach, NSW.

The Navy Surfriders Association held its September surfing event at Werri Beach in New South Wales, as part of its commitment to continue surfing and competing every month leading in to the national Inter-Service championships.

Talented surfers on board

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The Australian Defence Force surfers came out the victors, taking home the trophy with the highest overall points tally and firsts in every individual event and the teams’ category at the inaugural Defence International Surf Festival. (photo: Jacqueline LLanos)

The Australian Defence Force surfers came out the victors, taking home the trophy with the highest overall points tally and firsts in every individual event and the teams’ category at the inaugural Defence International Surf Festival.

Some of the Australian Defence Force’s best surfers took on, and defeated, British Army and Royal Air Force surfing teams at the inaugural Defence International Surf Festival on in early May.

Wave of success for Navy surfers and paddlers

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Chief Petty Officer Physical Training Instructor Roger Roy during the longboard heats at the 2017 Australian Defence Force Inter-Service Surfing Championships. (photo: LSIS Justin Brown)

Chief Petty Officer Physical Training Instructor Roger Roy during the longboard heats at the 2017 Australian Defence Force Inter-Service Surfing Championships.

Although conditions were far from ideal for the Inter-Service Surfing Championships held at Ulladulla at the end of March, Navy surfers performed exceptionally well.

Surf’s up for ADF challenge

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Petty Officer Jordan Dank during the men's shortboard final at Collers Beach, NSW. (photo: ABIS Kayla Hayes)

Petty Officer Jordan Dank during the men's shortboard final at Collers Beach, NSW.

At this year’s Inter-Service Surfing Competition there was no shortage of big swells for the Australian Defence Force’s best surfers.

Surf competition carves waves in the west

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The competitors of the inaugural Navy Surfriders Association competition. (photo: ABIS Brad Darvill)

The competitors of the inaugural Navy Surfriders Association competition.

The Navy Surfriders Association - West (NSA-W) Chapter held its inaugural monthly surfriders competition on Wednesday 10 July 2013 at Surf Beach, Secret Harbour, Western Australia.

Surfing to victory

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HMAS Creswell Physical Training Instructor, Petty Officer Nathan Adamson on Captain’s Beach, Jervis Bay with the longboard he won at the Inter-Service Surfing Championships in May 2013, as the ADF longboard champion. (photo: LCDR Chloe Wootten)

HMAS Creswell Physical Training Instructor, Petty Officer Nathan Adamson on Captain’s Beach, Jervis Bay with the longboard he won at the Inter-Service Surfing Championships in May 2013, as the ADF longboard champion.

The beaches around the Shoalhaven have been given a workout lately, and with good reason - members of HMAS Creswell’s ship’s company have been training hard for the 2013 Inter-Service Surfing Championships (ISSC), hosted recently by RAAF Base Williamtown at One Mile Beach.