Surf the Greats and River Surf Ottawa Gatineau presents the inaugural ‘ RIVER RUNOFF ‘ Freshwater Surf Competition! We are so lucky in Ottawa-Gatineau to have a body of water. We are welcoming everyone to come back to the river and join us for this community event. Whether you want to surf or watch the weather – we can guarantee an unforgettable event with indelible stoke. Our sponsors will be on site with lots of swag and amazing prizes.

Competition Categories:

– Open 
– Women 

Stay tuned for more information through the Facebook Event . Registration opens on Friday at 10AM.

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Bate Island, 10 AM

Surf the Greats and Ottawa-Gatineau River Surf (SROG ) present the first-ever ” RIVER RUNOFF ” surfing competition in freshwater! In Ottawa-Gatineau, we are very fortunate to have a water plan that brings us together. We invite everyone to come down to the river and join us for this community event. Whether you choose to surf or watch and cheer your emotions – we can guarantee you an unforgettable event with an indelible strike. Our sponsors will be on hand with many gifts and incredible prizes.


– Open 
– Feminine

Stay tuned for more information via the Facebook event . Registration starts on Friday at 10am.


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