2003 Big Island Bodysurfing Championships

Contest Results

Place Division
  Women Jr. Mens Sr. Mens Open Kua Bay "Expression Session"
1st Leona "Noni" Roberts Chris Ford Dave Gochros Barry "BK" Holt Greg Rice
2nd Julie "Shred" Davis Chris Jacobson Chris Robinson Bill Austin Neal Morisato
3rd Celine Moorney Steve Kapela Joey Watts Alex Balderama Joey Watts
4th Lynn Aston Uly Matthews Dave Barclay Dave Raht Chris Robinson

The 6th Annual Bodysurfing Contest was held at the
Hapuna Prince Hotel Beach on February 22, 2003.
Surf was 3 to 4 foot shorebreak.

Good fun and comradery was had by all!

Contestants came from all parts of the Big Island, Oahu and the mainland.
The contest Grand Champion was won by Chris Ford, the Grand Champion 
of last year's 26th Annual World Bodysurfing Championships in Oceanside,

The Contest Coordinator, Tom Mader of Puako also lives in Santa Cruz, CA
and Bobb Lawrence of Kona was Chief Judge again.

Special thanks to the Blue Dolphin Restaurant, Hapuna Prince,
Hilton Waikoloa, Kawaihae Harbor Grill, Lawrence Appraisal Group,
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Roberts Hawaii, Seafood Bar and all those who helped
to make this 2003 Big Island Bodysurfing Championships a fun-filled event! 

The 7th Annual Contest will be held again next February.
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