25th - 26th October
Josh Thickpenny made it two Cape Classics in a row defending his Open Title at Tauranga Bay. He headed off a fellow finalist from last year Hugh Ritchie, and two young Juniors from the North Wai club in Jack Wilson and Nick Tuhikirama. The Womens title was taken out by Buller's own Anna Hawes, while Rory Edmonds took out the Juniors. Other winners included Jack Wilson in the Cadets, Isabelle Woolaston in the Junior Women, Johnny Wardrop in the Seniors, Dave Lyons in the Masters and Shane Wilson followed his sons footsteps and took out the Grandmasters. Finally Nick Black won the Longboard division.