Burleigh Heads Surfboard Riders Club Inc

About Us

BURLEIGH BOARDRIDERS CLUB INCBurleigh Boardriders Club Inc is a club for the surfers of Burleigh Point established in 1965. Burleigh Boardriders are dedicated to their spiritual home, Burleigh Point, and to foster the development of the up and coming surfers of the area.Club membership is open to all Junior and Female surfers. Open, Senior, and Masters must be nominated by two full financial members and approved by the commitee.Divisions in the club include:- Grommets, Cadets, Juniors, Women, Open Men, Senior Men, Masters, and Fossils. Social and Corporate membership is available on application to the Burleigh Boardriders Commitee.The Burleigh Boardriders Club Inc. holds 9 club rounds per year, where all members compete in their various divisions and compete for the club championship in each division. The club also competes against other boardriders clubs in event like the Kirra Teams Challenge, Straddy Assault, Surftag, and interclub challenges with other local and interstate clubs. Surfers chosen have to gain their place in the team via ability and results in the club rounds.The club also looks to foster our junior talent by sending them and involving them in special coaching and development clinics, not only to develop as surfers but as an individuals as well.

Jay ‘Bottle’ ThompsonJay ‘Bottle’ ThompsonAlready with surfers on the world surfing tour during the 1980’s,such as Peter Harris ,The Burleigh Boardriders Club have surfers competing at the highest levels of surfing on the World Championship Tour (2008/Jay “Bottle” Thompson) and on the World Qualifying Series as well. Burleigh Point is a world class wave, and has produced many world class surfers. We intend to keep doing so, and to help our junior surfers become the best they can.Burleigh Boardriders also hold the Burleigh Boardriders Single Fin Festival in early January each year, where on the Friday the annual charity luncheon is held, where money is raised to help support the development of junior surfers in the club, and to help support local & other charities. Supported by national and international celebrities and sport stars, the luncheon is one of the highlights of the Burleigh Boardriders year.The Burleigh Boardriders Single Fin Classic is a unique contest in the surfing world, where surfers compete on antique single fin boards, only original boards made pre 1985 are allowed to be surfed in the event. No prizemoney is on offer, but surfers compete for the glory and honour of being crowned the Burleigh Boardriders Single Fin Classic champion. The event was first held in 1997 in memory of member Peter Roberts, but now is held in memory of past surfers of the point that have passed from this world.Burleigh Boardriders are custodians of Burleigh Point, and the well being of our sacred home is the issue foremost in our agenda, along with the well being of those who surf here.Burleigh Boardridershttp://burleighboardriders.comPO BOX 1165 BURLEIGH HEADS QLD 4220 PRESIDENT -James Lewis Contact – 0412 393 703 VICE PRESIDENTS – James Watson TREASURER Yasuko Sato– SECRETARY – Jye Brazenas  Contact Jye – 0404211918