BL’s Blast Off is a pre junior surfing festival that is a fun-filled school holiday program designed and organised by 1988 World Surfing Champion Barton Lynch to celebrate the coming of summer and Australia’s rich surfing heritage. In it’s 7th year, Blast Off is for boys and girls 14 years and under and promises a holiday activity like no other. In 2012 over 340 grommets took part!
The aim is to introduce young surfers to the world of competition in a friendly and encouraging environment that focuses on surf improvement and family fun.
Major sponsors include Hurley, Electric, Amazon Power, Beecraft, FU wax, Board Bog, Streetboardz, Native, Fantasea, Beach Without Sand, Coastalwatch.com, Fuel TV, Surfing World Magazine and Chilli Surfboards.