Our main man Nic Jones is off to one of the World's most famous longboarding waves - First Point, Malibu California to compete at the invitational Relik World Tour with the first leg running from June 15-25.
Before he left Nic said to us "I am not only relishing the opportunity to complete against the World's best but surf First Point free from crowds".
The invitational event run by Relik is quite a unique event. Relik’s goal is simple “We want to celebrate the art and lifestyle of longboard surfing by gathering its best performers at some of the world’s most iconic surf breaks—like Malibu and Lower Trestles."
Relik aims to unite the global longboard surfing community while building a sustainable competitive platform for all disciplines of longboard surfing. A modern and classic Longboard World Tour hosting 50 of the top longboard surfers from around the world to share in a prize purse of $150,000.
Nic is one of those top longboarders who is invited to compete this year.
Check out Nic's entry video here:
You can follow Nic's progress in this event on these social media channels:
Okanui Instagram - Where Nic will be posting to our Instagram Stories. Keep Posted
Or keep your eye's peeled on:
Goodluck Nic from all of us here at Okanui and enjoy those crowd-free Malibu waves.