Sport

Sunderland leads Sunshine Coast charge at festival

CHAMP: Jarrod Sunderland claimed the open men's title.
CHAMP: Jarrod Sunderland claimed the open men's title. John Andrews / Surfing Queenslan

SURFING: Sunshine Coast board riders largely dominated proceedings in the major events at the Agnes Water Surf Festival.

Peregian Springs' Jarrod Sunderland led the charge by claiming victory in the marquee open men's short-board final.

In an all-Sunshine Coast decider, the experienced surfer staved off his younger opponents, brothers Connor and Toby Lyons along with Kalani Wulf.

"These kids are really fast and well suited to the conditions but I got lucky," he told Surfing Queensland.

"It can be a hard wave to surf at times (at Agnes Water) but I'm really happy to be surfing somewhere different."

A trio of Sunshine Coasters also competed in the four-contender open women's short-board final.

Teenager Amber Dodds claimed the crown ahead of Siena Hanna and Elia Smith and Tannum Sands' Mikayla El-Khouri in 1.5m surf.

"It can be really competitive out there, but we're all good friends," she said.

"I've been here since Thursday getting familiar with the conditions which helps," said Dods.

Coasters also had plenty of success in junior divisions with the likes of Kodi Delit amid the winners.

 

RESULTS

Under 10 Boy's Shortboard

1. Mitchell Peterson

2. Hamish Eadie

3. Lukas Byers

4. Max Shuttleworth

Under 10 Girl's Shortboard

1. Olivia Taylor

2. Pipi Taylor

3. Ashley Burgess

4. Lola Byers

Under 12 Boy's Shortboard

1. Kodi Dellit

2. Cruze Ryan

3. Lukas Byers

4. Hamish Eadie

Under 12 Girl's Shortboard

1. Amarnie Barber

2. Olivia Taylor

3. Ruby Barber

4. Georgie Stephenson

Under 14 Boy's Shortboard

1. Jett Dellit

2. Ben Lorentson

3. Oscar Griffin

4. Luca Warman-flood

Under 18 Girl's Shortboard

1. Ellia Smith

2. Lilliana Bowrey

3. Giorgia Lorentson

4. Coco Cairns

Under 18 Boy's Shortboard

1. Kalani Wulf

2. Alki Kallas

3. Luke Vidler

4. Toby Lyons

Under 18 Boy's Longboard

1. Archi Doble

2. Luca Warman-Flood

3. William Peterson

4. Jake Scott

Open Women's SUP

1. Brea Wright

2. Kate Baldry

3. Lisa Palmer

4. Andy Blythe

Open Men's SUP

1. Rhys Kenny

2. Andrew Smith

3. Laurie Stephenson

4. Keith Drinkwater

Open Women's Longboard

1. Sarah Farlow

2. Lilliana Bowrey

3. Amber Dods

4. Kirra-Lee O'Conner

Open Men's Longboard

1. Clinton Farlow

2. Stuart Jeays

3. David Ligtenberg

4. Louis Taylor

Over 35 Men's Longboard

1. Neville Smith

2. Keith Drinkwater

3. Dean Burgess

4. Anthony Bonney

Over 35 Men's Shortboard

1. Brett Smith

2. Andrew Doyle

3. Wayne Garland

4. Martin Webb

Open Women's Shortboard

1. Amber Dods

2. Siena Hanna

3. Ellia Smith

4. Mikayla El-Khouri

Open Men's Shortboard

1. Jarrod Sunderland

2. Connor Lyons

3. Toby Lyons

4. Kalani Wulf

Open Women's Shortboard

1. Amber Dods

2. Siena Hanna

3. Ellia Smith

4. Mikayla El-Khouri

Open Men's Shortboard

1. Jarrod Sunderland

2. Connor Lyons

3. Toby Lyons

4. Kalani Wulf

Topics:  agnes water surf festival jarrod sunderland


Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Undercover cops bust weed dealers in sting

Two women busted supplying marijuana in undercover sting

Why mum decided Easter Bunny shouldn't visit her 'naughty' kids

Tracy Elizabeth's note from the Easter Bunny to her children on Easter Sunday.

Instead of Easter eggs, kids get you've been naughty note from Bunny

Road smash puts two in hospital

Six people were involved in a smash on a busy Coast road overnight

Local Partners

Silence of the Lambs director Jonathan Demme dies

TRIBUTES have poured in for Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, who has died aged 73.

Sophie Monk casting a wide net as Bachelorette

Sophie Monk is Australia's new Bachelorette.

Producers ‘inundated’ with calls as they widen age range of suitors.

Viewers officially bored of Aussie biopics

House of Bond’s Ben Mingay as Alan Bond with Rachael Taylor as Diana Bliss.

Latest biopic House of Bond a ‘flop’ as reality TV dominates screens

Bill Cosby: Embattled comic breaks silence on future

Cosby said he wanted to get back on stage doing comedy.

Shania Twain to drop first album in 15 years

Shania Twain

Shania Twain is about to drop her first album since 2002.

What's on the big screen this week

Dave Bautista and Pom Klementieff in a scene from Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2.

GUARDIANS of the Galaxy is back with even more laughs.

Grinspoon is happy to help with flood appeal

BACK ON THE ROAD: Grinspoon remain happy to assist with Lismore's flood recovery.

"Lismore is the birthplace of Grinspoon... we owe that community"

Tropical paradise by the sea

Catch the cooling ocean breezes at sparkling Coolum Beach apartment

Couple gets rich renovating run-down city homes

RENO RADICALS: Baden and Nelson Marino-Hall have turned three Toowoomba homes around for profit, saying the Garden City was a haven for renovators like themselves.

The couple has already turned around three homes

Townhouse pitch raises questions over 'high density'

BIG PLANS: Residents have a chance to offer their opinion on plans to build 42 townhouses at Raceview.

Developer plans 42 townhouses for Ipswich suburb

7 million dollar city homes for sale right now

3 Keira Court, Blue Mountain Heights.

Here are seven of Toowoomba's best, and most expensive, houses

'Raping and pillaging': Landlord's anger with nightmare cost

Chris Duane, who is chairman of the body corporate for Terralina Court, says insurance companies are charging too much for premiums.

BODY corporate boss unleashes on huge costs dumped on home owners.

Ready to SELL your property?

Post Your Ad Here!