King Of The Point - The Entrants

 

K I N G   O F   T H E   P O I N T

T H E    E N T R A N T S

 

 Here we have 41 entrants, lets have a run down of the surfers. 

 

 

ENTRANT #1 - Posh Tom Wilson (Scarborough)

 

First entrant for King Of The Point Surf contest coming in from local Scarborough resident Posh Tom Wilson from recent boat trip to Mentawais.

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ENTRANT #2 - Scott Rogerson (Scarborough)

 

Second entrant is Donny-turned-Scarborough-local Scotty, pictured above surfing one of the surf contests spots taken from a sequence on the kitchen wall!

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ENTRANT #3 - Shaun Prawn Thomas (Scarborough)

 

Number 3 is Scarborough local, Shaun Prawn. A well known fixture in the water no matter the conditions and has been for over 20 years.

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ENTRANT #4 - Sky Shaw (Saltburn)

 

Number 4 is Saltburn local, Sky. This young-un is a well known face on the North East coast now, usually getting more waves than anyone. 

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ENTRANT #5 - Ry Hammond (Hunmanby)

 

Number 5 is Bryan Adams, sorry, Ryan Hammond. Part of the infamous Hunmanby squad of chargers, Ry rides a longboard and shortboard equally well.

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ENTRANT #6 - Andy Choumandis (Newcastle)

 

Number 6 is Andy Choumandis from Newcastle. Pictured above taking a steep one on a particularly unfriendly right.

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ENTRANT #7 - Evan Rogers (Saltburn)

 

Number 7 is Evan Rogers from Saltburn Surf Shop. Evan is a fixture up and down the east coast and rips on longboards and shortboards.

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ENTRANT #8 - Sandy Kerr (Newcastle)

 

Number 8 is Sandy Kerr from Newcastle. Sandy can be found charging some horrible slab somewhere usually, making it look easy.

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ENTRANT #9 - Jack Rivers (Scarborough)

 

Number 9 is Jack Rivers. Scarborough's Jack is a nice kid, bit rough around the edges but a fine surfer.

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ENTRANT #10 - Steve Cox (Scarborough)

 

Number 10 is Coxy. It doesn't get much more local than Coxy, he is still in every swell and can out surf most guys half his age. Respect.

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ENTRANT #11 - Josh Kidd (Saltburn)

 

Number 11 goes to Josh Kidd. This Saltburn ripper might be pictured in warmer climates but trust us; he surfs just as well in 6mm of neoprene.

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ENTRANT #12 - Cade Dickingson (Scarborough)

 

Number 12 is Cade Dickingson. At 16, Cade is the youngest competitor but don't let that fool you, the kid got chops and will be keen to make a mark at the points.

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ENTRANT #13 - Del Boy (Scarborough)

 

Number 13 is Del. The original Boro hell man whose is always about 20 yards deeper than everyone else. If it's massive, he's there, if it's suicidal, he's also there.

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ENTRANT #14 - Ross Hargreaves (Newcastle)

 

Number 14 is Ross. Newcastle reppin' Ross was a stand out at our previous Cayton Bay comp and the guy charges, looking forward to hopefully seeing him on the points.

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ENTRANT #15 - Michael Salisbury (Newcastle)

 

Number 15 is Michael. Pictured above on a belter. Hopefully the points light up for some further set ups like that.

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ENTRANT #16 - Mike 'Zaffa' Andrew (Scarborough)

 

Number 16 is Zaffa Mike. South African native Mike is a known face on bigger days at the points, if it's overhead he's all over it.

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ENTRANT #17 - Matt Jones (Scarborough)

 

Number 17 is Matt Jones. Matt is the local RNLI lifeguard manager and is always in the line up when it's on.

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ENTRANT #18 - James Cummings (Beadnell Bay)

 

Number 18 is James Cummings. James is our 2nd most northerly competitor, from Northumberland, bringing them late drops with him we hope!

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ENTRANT #19 - Gabe Davies (Newcastle)

 

Number 19 is Gabe Davies. Not much else to say here really. He's a legend.

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ENTRANT #20 - Jesse Davies (Newcastle)

 

Number 20 is Jesse Davies. Another legendary Davies brother, it's almost not fair!

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ENTRANT #21 - Simon Stephenson (Whitby)

 

Number 21 is Simon Stephenson. Pictured above getting shacked in the only brown you want to be covered by.

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ENTRANT #22 - James Birchall (Hunmanby)

 

Number 22 is James Birchall. Birch is a beast, always seen at the reefs and points charging in his usual solid style.

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ENTRANT #23 - James Turner (Scarborough)

 

Number 23 is James Turner. Ex Cayton Bay manager now RNLI man with a wealth of experience charging our reefs and points.

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ENTRANT #24 - James Taylor (Scarborough)

 

Number 24 is James Taylor. No not the silk voiced Laurel Canyon singer but local carpet fitter who knows all the tricks in the book to not work and go surfing.

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ENTRANT #25 - Jack Chatterton (Driffield)

Number 25 is Jack. Young surf instructor will no doubt be bringing his harreem of women to watch, so we all win!

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ENTRANT #26 - Clifton Evers (Newcastle)

Number 26 is Clifton from Newcastle. With barrel set ups like above, he will have no issue round these parts!

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ENTRANT #27 - Joss Wescombe (Hunmanby)

Number 27 is Joss. Another member of the Hunmanby crew of chargers, Joss is an effortlessly stylish surfer who pushes the boundaries on a range of boards!

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ENTRANT #28 - Simon Day  (Newcastle)

Number 28 is Simon from up north. Another Newcastle charger making his way down to charge our points.

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ENTRANT #29 - Gareth Brant  (Hull)

Number 29 is Gareth. Hull isn't known as a breeding decent surfers, looks like this is changing!

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ENTRANT #30 - Nathan Robinson (Saltburn)

Number 30 is Nathan from Saltburn. Another Saltburn resident with skills, must be something in the water.

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ENTRANT #31 - Paul Anderton (Scarborough)

Number 31 is Pav. A well known waterman with skills on the slopes too. One of the Scarborough originals.

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ENTRANT #32 - Mark Boyd (Thurso)

Number 32 is Mark. Our most northerly competitor. Hopefully Mark can bring some decent swell with him to recreate the above picture with added brown water.

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ENTRANT #33 -  Harry Davis (Hull)

Number 33 is Harry, another Hull ho Hull is represented well here!

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ENTRANT #34 -  Champ Thongpia (Scarborough)

Number 34 is Champ, no longer a grom but a fine, solid surfer. A well known face in the water round here!

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ENTRANT #35 -  Nick Woodings (Saltburn)

Number 35 is Nick from Saltburn. Considering both points are left, looks like Nick doesn't have much issue with that.

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ENTRANT #36 -  Kris Fairest (Saltburn)

Number 36 is Kris from Saltburn. Another solid Saltburn surfer that isn't a stranger around these points.

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ENTRANT #37 -  Ben Tucker (Newcastle)

Number 37 is Ben from Newcastle. Our last entrant from Newcastle and looking more than ready for our points.

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ENTRANT #38 -  Gary Hughes (Hornsea)

Number 38 is Gary. Coming from just a little south, Gary is familar with the coast and will no doubt show his experience on the points.

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ENTRANT #39 -  Josh Austin (Scarborough)

Number 39 is Josh. A fine young surfer that will definitely be wanting to make his mark on in the good stuff.

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ENTRANT #40 -  Andrew Hogg (Scarborough)

Number 40 is Andrew, our last Scarborough entrant, pictured here setting up perfectly for a nice little bazzzzzer.

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ENTRANT #41 -  Robbie Hildreth (Saltburn)

And last but certainly not least, Number 41 is Robbie. This guy is a Saltburn legend and as you can probably tell from the pic, not too shabby in the water either.

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 So there you have it, all 41 entrants and we will be dwiddling down to 24 + reserves in the coming few days so keep your eyes peeled for an update.

Thanks to everyone who has entered.

Secretspot.