Absecon Island Surfing
Congratulations to Aaron Gershkovich the 2019 Champion
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contests, surfers and surfing events.
Entries are available at Shellem's Surf Shack, Heritage in Margate, Ventnor
City Hall and Online
The 46th Annual Absecon Island Surfing Championship: August
No surf date
2019 Contest was held in Memory of Ron Curcio and Eric Ganter; Ron was a surf pioneer for this area,
Eric was an avid surfer, and always helped with the contest.
contest was held in Memory of Donnie Smith, Katie Humphreys and Eddie Lamusta close friends and supporters of the Surf Contest.
2014 contest was held in Memory of Joseph 'JT' Toner and Matthew
Feinstone. JT was a previous contest contestant and Matthew was a annual contest sponsor.
2010 contest was held in Memory of Philip Magee who passed
away in March 2010 and Moira Dougherty who passed away in August 2009 both loved to surf and were past contestants of our
contest was held In Memory of Allen Wolf Sr. whom past away on October 7th 2008
On Tuesday October 7th 2008 we said goodbye
to Allen Wolf Sr. the man responsible for the Absecon Island Surfing Championships, and the Ventnor Pier as a surf spot.
On Sunday October 12th, there will be a paddle out at Ventnor Pier at 12:00 in his honor. Even if you didn't know
Allen, you can still come out on Sunday in his honor. After all, everyone of us has the same thing in common
with Allen; the love of surfing.
2008 contest was held In Memory of Robert "Duke'' Mead whom had past away in December 2007 In the past, Duke helped out with the BBQ at the contest. He loved to surf (as long as it was warm).
Duke will forever be missed.