Queen of the Peak
Queen of the Peak, the Women’s Surf contest presented by Billabong is back October 5th and 6th in Tofino, BC for it's 4th year. Both short and longboard categories will be offered this year, as well as a Masters Category and Billabong Girls Princess of the Peak for grommettes. All proceeds from the event are donated to Keep a Breast Canada, who’s mission is to help eradicate breast cancer by exposing youthful people to methods of prevention, early detection and support.
The competitors are pampered all week long with events leading up to Queen of the Peak. Surf Sister will host the annual wine and cheese competitor reception at their surf shop, allowing the girls to get acquainted with their competitors. The Wickaninnish Inn then hosts “Treat yourself like a Queen", a mini spa event and local artist jewelry sale. Additionally Zumba, Yoga and a Saturday night raffle at Shelter will be held to raise money for the foundation. Saturday and Sunday the surf contest will be held at North Chestermans Beach or Cox Bay, with the location dependent on surf conditions. The contest wraps up on Sunday at Shelter with an awards banquet, as the competitors are treated to a delicious multicourse meal prepared by Shelter, one of Tofino’s top restaurants.
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Sponsors include Surf Sister, Shelter, Wickaninnish Inn, Tourism Tofino, VonZipper, Nixon, and Billabong.