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First Irish National Surfing Championships

The first Irish National Surfing Championships were held in Tramore, Co Waterford in 1967 following the establishment of the Surf Club Of Ireland in 1966. The Surf Club of Ireland, which later became Irish Surfing, the National Governing Body of Surfing today, was initiated by Bray man, Kevin Cavey.

In 1966, Kevin received an invitation to compete at the World Surfing Championships in San Diego.…