The Lancelin Ocean Classic

29th Dec 2015

The Lancelin Ocean Classic

Whether you love to windsurf, kiteboard, paddle or simply watch, the Lancelin Ocean Classic is an event not to be missed. Hailed as one of the world’s leading watersport championships, and Australia’s longest running windsurfing event the Lancelin Ocean Classic brings together over 4,000 contestants from all over the world. Competitors range from beginners to seasoned pros, all competing for a prize pool of over $25,000 on one of Australia’s most picturesque coastlines.

The Lancelin Ocean Classic is a Guinness World Record holder for the longest windsurfing race, measuring 25kms from Ledge Point to Lancelin. The Event takes place between January 14th - 17th with competitors windsurfing, kitesurfng and for the first time, paddleboarding. The event wraps up with the brand new addition of Lobster brunch held on Sunday 17th.

Lancelin itself is a small fishing and tourist town, only an hour and a half’s  drive from the W.A. capital Perth. Perth is also well known for its great kitesurfing breaks, with unlimited options to fine-tune your skills before the competition. Flat water lagoons, the Swan River and the Indian Ocean provide you with infinite beaches and breaks to discover.

If you’re looking for a great places to stay in Perth before and during the competition Cottesloe Beach House Stays has a variety of homes to suit. Ranging from small apartments to luxury ocean front homes Cottesloe Beach House Stays has plenty of options to suit you and all your guests. One of the great benefits of staying with Cottesloe Beach stays is that many properties are within walking distance of some of Perth’s best kitesurfing spots include Leighton, Swanbourne and Cottesloe beach. Only a short drive away you’ll find the beaches of Floreat, City Beach, Brighton, Scarborough and Trigg, providing an endless  mixture of both beach and reef breaks.


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