BL’s Blast Off is a pre junior surfing festival that is a fun-filled school holiday program designed and organised by 1988 World Surfing Champion Barton Lynch to celebrate the coming of summer and Australia’s rich surfing heritage. In it’s 9th year, Blast Off is for boys and girls 14 years and under and promises a holiday activity like no other.
The aim is to introduce young surfers to the world of competition in a friendly and encouraging environment that focuses on surf improvement and family fun.
Major sponsors include Hurley, Beecraft, Amazon Power, Health Space, Streetboardz, Beach Without Sand, Coastalwatch.com, Fuel TV, Surfing World Magazine, Perfect Wave Travel Co, Go Pro and Stacey Surfboards.
BL’s Blast Off runs every Spring school holidays and in 2015 will run from Monday September 21st to Thursday September 24th at Palm Beach NSW, Whale Beach and Avalon are the back up venues.
Divisions include Boys 14’s, 12’s, 10’s, 8’s and 6s and Girls 14, 12’s, 10’s, 8s and 6’s.