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The competitions best surfers provided with a window of thirty minutes to showcase their skills in rapidly improving conditions at Snapper Rocks.
Usher Cup 2022 has now officially wrapped after a huge three days of epic surfing and our kings and queens of the waves being awarded.
Year one was a huge success and set new benchmarks for grassroots surf contests and then in year two, the Usher Cup welcomed in an international audience with the events live stream broadcast watched by tens of thousands of people all over the world.
Day 3 of the 2022 Usher Cup, and Snapper Rocks has turned on another stella day, the iconic surf break providing those still in finals contention with every opportunity to put their skills on show and compete for a slice of the $73,000 dollars in prize money.
Day 2 of Usher Cup saw another fantastic day of sun, surf and stella competition from the up-and-coming grassroots surfers who have descended on Snapper Rocks for the 3 day competition.
What they give away in years, they more than make up for in energy, excitement, and skill and if the first two days of the Usher Cup have shown anything, it’s that the contests established stars and early favourites have been put on notice by a number of wildcard entries.
There’s something brewing at Usher Cup HQ, with organisers struggling to keep the lid on an announcement ahead of Usher Cup 3.
With a competition committed to unity, community and inclusion, the Usher Cup Welcome to Country ceremony is not to be missed.
Usher Cup Co-founders Theodore Vairaktaris and Wayne “Rabbit” Bartholomew have repeatedly stated that their aim was to create an event which provided a career pathway for the country’s emerging surf stars.
A Snapper Rocks local has claimed the biggest upset of the day to clinch a place in the Usher Cup women’s final.
In just its second year, the Usher Cup, a surf contest designed to provide an opportunity for emerging grassroots surfers has gone global with thousands tuning into watch the events live stream.
The first day of the Usher Cup has been run in small competitive waves at Snapper Rocks on the Gold Coast, however the conditions didn’t stop the country’s most exciting females from tearing up the famed break.
At this year’s Usher Cup there are 144 boardriders from all ages and every division, competing in the club surfing contest at Snapper Rocks. The youngest of the mix, at just 12 years of age, is female Burleigh Boardriders club member, Charli Hately. 
With the second Usher Cup underway, boardriders clubs have arrived with their final competitors who are here to represent themselves and club over the 3 days. 
The Usher Cup has taken over the beach at Snapper Rocks to see some of the east coasts best male and female surfers compete for the Usher Cup title.
Simone Patterson is the Founder, CEO and Social Worker of the Sanctuary on the Gold Coast, the tranquil facility providing crucial care and assistance for those fleeing and dealing with the effects of domestic violence.
As the Usher Cup gears up for its bigger, better and bolder second year, construction giants Hutchinson Builders have once again thrown their hat in the ring and pledged their support as a valued Partner sponsor.
As the traditional custodians of the lands that Usher Cup will be held on, each day of competition will begin with a traditional welcome led by respected Yugambeh Language Group Leader Luther Cora. 
Year 2 of Usher Cup is quickly approaching with not long left for competitors to prepare for the contest hosted by Snapper Rocks Surfriders Club.
For the second year in a row, Surfing Life is getting behind Usher Cup surf comp in January 2022.
The team at Volunteering Gold Coast are on a mission to optimise social impact by harnessing innovation and promote inclusion by connecting communities.
Created by an ancient volcano over a millennia ago, and perfected by man kind’s intervention, Snapper Rocks has become an idyllic and iconic surf destination across the globe.
Working and training alongside some of the world’s best surfers in the world, in an intimate and personal way, is a priceless opportunity for any grassroots surfer looking to develop their skills and dive into the professional league.
Once again, Print n Wear is kindly providing goods for this year’s Usher Cup event. We highly value all of our sponsors, especially those that are joining us again this year.
For the second year running, this year’s Usher Cup competitors will be wearing Triple-X Rashies! Triple-X is a proudly 100% Australian-owned and family-operated business.
Affiliate sponsor, Watts Next Group is proud to be supporting grassroots surfing and the opportunity for clubs to showcase their talent at one of Australia’s best surfing locations.
Usher Cup are thrilled to announce another interstate major – North Shelly Beach (NSB) Boardriders Club will join the lineup and showcase their talented club members this January.
Jumping on board again in 2022, Bronze sponsor Mortgage Choice is helping make the second inaugural Usher Cup bigger and better than before.
Usher Cup 2022 Bronze Sponsor, Space Yoga Byron Bay, is a unique boutique studio located in the heart of Byron Bay that offers pilates, barre, meditation, reiki, energy healing and a string of workshops for individuals of all abilities.
Eco-Essence Homes is another business in the commercial construction sector that has stepped up to support Usher Cup 2022 for the second year running
Safe-T-Pro is stepping into the world of community support and charity fundraising in 2022, sponsoring the second-ever Usher Cup.
All Aspects Abseiling knows all too well the importance of nurturing our grassroots clubs and surfers whilst simultaneously supporting the local community and charities. 
Usher Cup is excited to announce that Patriot Campers has joined the lineup of Bronze sponsors this year, helping make the second event bigger and better than the first. 
A recipient of Usher Cup’s ‘$10k for TEN’ charity initiative, Gold Coast Hospital Foundation Trauma Nurse Navigator Matthew Scott said the support from the 2022 event will make a huge difference.
Austral Masonry is once again signed up as Bronze Sponsor for the annual Usher Cup event in 2022.
Dickies Streetwear is back for the second annual event as a Bronze sponsor for the Usher Cup 2022. Producing some of the world’s toughest work- and street- wear, Dickies is excited to be involved.
Usher Cup are so pumped to welcome North Narrabeen to Snapper Rocks this January for their first-ever Usher Cup event!
WindanSea Surf Club are back, and we couldn’t be more stoked! These legends placed an impressive third on the podium in last year’s event, so they’re certainly a club to watch at Usher Cup 2022.
Welcome Bronze Sponsor – Precise Line Marking. A family-owned and operated company based on the Gold Coast.
As a family-oriented business with an objective to provide outstanding service to their valued customers and community, North Australian Contracting are back to sponsor Usher Cup 2022 as a Bronze sponsor for the second time.
Located in the quaint suburb of Labrador, North End Boardriders Club (NEB) members are eagerly awaiting the end of January and their chance to participate in Usher Cup 2022, frothing after their experience in last year’s inaugural event.
Returning in 2022, Future Interior Linings has signed on yet again as a Bronze sponsor for the second annual Usher Cup.
Usher Cup is honoured to once again have Yaroomba Boardriders compete in the hybrid surfing event in January 2022. 
Pitcher Partners is another one of the many incredible construction, paint and extended trade and financial businesses that have thrown their support behind the annual Usher Cup, kindly sponsoring the event at the Silver level.
Finishing in a stunning 6th place at last year’s event, North Shore boardriders are gearing up for an adrenaline-filled weekend at the Usher Cup 2022, hosted by Snapper Rocks Surf Club.
Kirra Surfriders Club is back and ready to shred the waves at Snapper Rocks this January! This club made for fierce competition last year and I’m sure they are fired up to show us what they’ve got at January 2022’s event. 
Good deeds and community spirit are at the heart of the Serving Our People (SOP) model, the inspiring charity established on the Gold Coast in March 2020
Usher Cup silver sponsor Gap Pro provides caulking and gap sealing solutions to their valued customers since 2017. For the second year in a row, Gap Pro is proudly sponsoring Usher Cup 2022 and our new #10kforTEN charity initiative. 
Returning in 2022 as a Silver sponsor, BCS Broking are back to help make Usher Cup bigger and better. The second annual hybrid event is set to make massive waves again next year. 
Black Rocks are back and we couldn’t be happier!  Last year, the club were relative newcomers on the scene, and for the most part, making their mark in the competitive surfing world through the Usher Cup.
Jumping on board for the 2022 Usher Cup, Cree8 are excited to be supporting the grassroots surfing comp as a Gold sponsor. 
Currumbin Alley Boardriders are returning for Usher Cup 2022, bigger and better than before!
Kingscliff boardriders are absolutely stoked for the chance to return and go head-to-head with the country’s biggest and best at the 2022 Usher Cup.
Upping the ante this year, the 2022 Usher Cup has invited a number of interstate boardrider clubs to intensify competition and the stakes at play.
Disengaged students, once pushed to the back or left behind at school are now being provided with spectacular new opportunities thanks to the team at Arcadia College.
Usher Cup would like to extend a warm welcome to Taubmans Paint who is joining the Usher Cup sponsor team for the first time, and what a year to do it!
Wattyl was one of the many names in the construction, paint and trades industry to pledge their continued support for the annual Usher Cup surf competition.
For over 50 years, Palm Beach Boardriders Club has been an integral part of the Gold Coast surfing community, and for the second year in a row, these legends are in the mix to compete at Usher Cup surf contest in January 2022. 
Returning Gold sponsor and continual supporter is Internationally recognised paint company Dulux –  working hard since 1918, Dulux provide innovative and premium quality paint made right here in Australia. 
It was a close call for D’Bah Boardriders at the inaugural Usher Cup event, coming in at an incredible 2nd place.
Making a come back in 2022, Cabarita Boardriders are set to compete again in the second annual Usher Cup.
A brand all too familiar with grassroots and championing the underdog, Usher Cup is proud to welcome Bombora Beach Club to the Usher Cup family as a Gold Sponsor. 
One of the busiest hospitals in the world, the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital treats more than 14,000 animals each year, making them a perfect recipient charity for the Usher Cup’s ‘$10k for TEN’ charity fundraising initiative.
That’s Noosa Boardriders Club President Paul Peterson absolutely frothing to return to Usher Cup 2022.
Returning for the second annual event in 2022, the Burleigh Boardriders club couldn’t be more pumped to be competing in the Usher Cup yet again.
S&S Project Developments is back again as a Gold Sponsor for the Usher Cup’s annual event in January 2022.
Once again, Gold Coast based business Altran has signed up to be a major sponsor of the annual surf content Usher Cup. 
Radcliffs is a premium law firm located in Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, and once again these legends have pledged for a second year to support the annual Usher Cup as a Gold Sponsor.
Get Group is back once again as Gold Sponsor of Usher Cup- helping to make its second event bigger and better than ever. 
The Usher Cup 2022 is raising $10K for TEN local charities as part of its second annual boardriders’ club competition and is proud to support the work of Friends with Dignity
Coolum Boardriders Club President, Chris Barraclough couldn’t be more excited to participate in Usher Cup 2022, after walking away last year without a win but on a serious high. 
Usher Cup 2022 Gold sponsor TJM Group is a leading scaffold service provider in the commercial, industrial, civil, mining, offshore, oil and gas sectors.
Point Lookout Boardriders are heading to the mainland again this January for the second annual Usher Cup, taking on both new and old competition on the sunny coastline of Rainbow Bay.
Much like the competition itself, Inspirations Paint are returning bigger and better than ever, excited to sponsor the 2022 annual Usher Cup event.
Landing exactly in the middle of last year’s scorecard was LEBA Boardriders, meaning these guys are back and hungrier than ever for that Usher Cup perpetual trophy!
Usher Cup welcomes Gold Sponsor New Age Caravans to the Usher Cup family. 
Usher Cup is honoured to support the incredible lifesaving work of Animal Welfare League Queensland and their vision to create a brighter future for animals.
Usher Cup 2022 is set to be bigger and better than before, with Oldfields returning to the sponsor lineup as a Gold sponsor for the second-ever hybrid surfing comp.
Competing in the Usher Cup for the second time in a row, Kawana Boardriders Club (KBC) are pumped to showcase their club and skills to a wider audience.
The Usher Cup is proud to welcome back Leadership Dynamics as a Gold Sponsor for our second annual event! 
MNM boardriders have something to prove this competition season and they’re not letting anything stand in their way!
Gold sponsor for the second year running, Baxta Engineered Coatings said they are thrilled to play a part in the second instalment of Usher Cup’s surf event, taking place from 28th to 30th January 2022.
Coming back bigger and better than before, Usher Cup is thrilled to once again be joined by Snapper Rocks Surfriders Club as the Host Club and location for the second instalment of the annual surf contest.
With just over seven weeks to go, promotion for the Usher Cup 2022 is running full speed ahead as the offical media launch was held at Rainbow Bay Surf Lifesaving Club with Event Co-Founders, presenting partner, recipient charity representative and past finalist in toe.
As preparations ramp up for the 2022 event, Usher Cup founders have announced the $10k for TEN campaign – in association with the grassroots surf contest, the event will be raising funds to directly contribute $10,000 to ten local charities across South East Queensland.
Registrations are now open and preparations are well underway for an epic three-day surf competition, at Snapper Rocks from Friday 28th to Sunday 30th January.
Angourie Boardriders Wins the Inaugural Usher Cup, Dakota Walters from Angourie takes out the mens, Audrey Styman-Lane from D’Bah takes out the womens.
After almost two years in the making, the inaugural Usher Cup has been run and won, but perhaps the biggest impact this incredible three-day surf contest will have is far removed from the water.
Today, as the competitions heats concluded and surviving competitors prepared for the finals, the contest Director was hailed the inaugural contest a huge success.
It’s been another epic day of surfing at the Usher Cup with a number of shock exits and incredible performances as the men’s competition got underway in fantastic conditions at Rainbow Bay.
Another beautiful Gold Coast day for the start of the Usher Cup men’s competition. Amongst the competitors, former professional surfer, turned DJ, Paul Fisher.
Usher Cup and Contest Director Wayne “Rabbit” Bartholomew couldn’t be happier with the conditions at Rainbow Bay.
It’s the little surf contest with big picture thinking and the inaugural Usher Cup has proved to be a huge success.
Jaggar Bartholomew, surfed his first heat of the men’s competition on day two of the inaugural Usher Cup, but was far from happy with his performance.
The Usher Cup could have unearthed a star of the future with Callum Robson stunning judges with the quality of his heat surf.
Thomas Carvalho has emerged as a major threat after the first heats of the Usher Cup men’s competition with the Snapper Rocks Board rider dominating his opening heat held in good conditions at Rainbow Bay.
The inaugural Usher Cup surf contest hosted by Snapper Rocks Boardriders Club kicked off in near perfect conditions at Rainbow Bay on the Gold Coast today.
Former WSL World Champion Mark Occhilupo has spent the opening day of the inaugural Usher Cup commentating and watching as some of the country’s leading female surfers tackle the waves at Rainbow Bay.
Two years in the making, the inaugural Usher Cup is underway following a touching indigenous welcome to country ceremony.
Print n Wear is a silkscreen printing company based on the Gold Coast that prides itself on the creation of real products, produced by real people, here on the Gold Coast.
Surfing Life is an independent, reader-supported magazine that provides surf content unique to what is available on the internet.
Forget the traditional stubby cooler, Snapp Wrappa’s are the new, extremely cool, versatile accessory that will be available at the inaugural Usher Cup Surf Contest.
Usher Cup Co-Founder Theodore Vairaktaris and Contest Director Wayne “Rabbit” Bartholomew paid a visit to the Perry Cross Foundation’s research facility.
For over a hundred and five years, Oldfields have established a reputation as one of Australia’s most trusted and iconic paint and scaffold brands.
North End BRC is the Gold Coast’s northernmost club. Having celebrated their 40th anniversary in 2016, North End is well established in the community.
For over 27 years, Mortgage Choice has been helping Australians with their financial needs by delivering a range of financial choices teamed with trusted expert advice.
Lindores Construction Logistics is a family owned crane hire, maintenance and engineering company based on the Gold Coast.
The Kirra Surfriders Club was founded in 1962 by local surfers within the area. It was the first association of its sorts within Queensland.
Sustainable building company, Eco-Essence Homes is committed to the production of unique and beautiful residential property designs, using eco-friendly resources.
Burleigh Boardriders Club was established in 1965 and is fixated in the beautiful Burleigh Heads and are dedicated to the development of up and coming surfers.
Usher Cup is proud to be supporting the amazing work of the Starlight Foundation whose primary goal is to bring happiness and joy to children who are facing the fear, stress and pain of serious illness. 
Youth Insearch runs one of the most successful youth intervention programs in Australia working with at risk youth aged 14 to 20 to help them turn their disadvantages into advantages and enabling them to reach their full potential.
TJM Group is a leading scaffold service provider in Queensland and New South Wales that provides quality and cost-effective solutions.
NAC are one of the largest wall and ceiling contractors in Queensland and are widely recognised by builders, suppliers, architects and key project clients as the market leader.
Born in Newcastle, New South Wales, in 1979, Inspirations Paint is Australia’s largest network of paint stores, boasting over 130 locations across the country. 
Established in 2009, The Get Group provides a professional, dynamic and contemporary approach to all industrial projects they are involved with.
Wattyl is an Australian-based company specialising in the production and marketing of architectural and decorative paints and special purpose, protective coatings.
One Sector is the product of three generations of builders on the Gold Coast and is a market leader in industrial construction.
Based in Nerang on the Gold Coast, One Source Flooring specialise in the supply and installation of Carpet, Vinyl and Floating Floors.
Nestled in the beach-side town of Byron Bay, Space Yoga offers progressive Yoga & Pilates Movement Classes which incorporate breathing techniques, cardio and abdominal work.
As a part of Australia’s largest and most innovative product manufacturers, Austral Masonry produce blocks that suit a wide range of products.
From Cairns, to the Gold Coast, West to Longreach and throughout Northern New South Wales, Flexihire have the machinery market covered.
This year’s Usher Cup competitors will be wearing Triple-X rashies. Triple-X is a proudly 100% Australian-owned and family-operated business.
Located in stunning Pottsville on the far north coast, Black Rocks Boardriders Club is a relative newcomer to the competitive surf scene, the club formed in 2016.
Coolum Boardriders is one of the most respected clubs in the country is preparing to celebrate its 40th anniversary.
Point Lookout Boardriders Club is a volunteer-run community that fosters a love of surfing amongst youth and families.
The Palm Beach Boardriders club has been an integral part of the Gold Coast surfing community since the 1960s.
Cabarita Boardriders is the definition of a grassroots surfing club.  The club first began in 1985 as an underground family-orientated club.
The Noosa Board riders’ origins date back to 1968 and has become one of the most iconic board riding club in Australia.
Usher Cup sponsor, Dickies, has been at the forefront of the work-wear and Street apparel industry for over 9 decades.
Usher Cup sponsor, Baxta Industries, was born from the desire to provide an outstanding alternative to the commercial paint and render industry, to break monopolies, and create competition.
Usher Cup sponsor, King Brown Pomade are an Australian owned and produced collection of modern classic male grooming products that embody quality and tradition.
Currumbin Alley Boardriders is made up of a group of passionate surfers based on the Gold Coast, who meet regularly for competitions and surf sessions.
Founded in Australia, 2020 by ex NRL player Chris Walker, Usher Cup sponsor the Kumul Group is a plant equipment hire company which operates in Australia and Papua New Guinea.
Established in 1946, Usher Cup sponsor, Mulford Plastics has been instrumental in pioneering much of today’s plastics applications through the Asia Pacific Region.
New South Wales’ northernmost beach, Duranbah beach, is one of two stunning locations chosen to host the inaugural Usher Cup, a three-day surf event showcasing amateur surfers.
Usher Cup sponsor, All Aspects Abseiling is passionate about rope access and construction with extensive experience in project and site management.
Peter’s mission has always been to build stronger leaders so they can live better lives, and as a result, in 2003, he established Leadership Dynamics Australia.
Snapper Rocks is a small rocky outcrop located on the northern side of Point Danger, at the southern end of Rainbow Bay and forms the first part of the “Superbank” surf break.
Since February 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted the global sporting community – physically, financially and mentally. Usher Cup brings much-needed relief to athletes’ mental health.
Usher Cup sponsor, Future Interior Linings is a family-owned and operated business providing plastering and interior linings across Brisbane and South East Queensland.
D’bah Boardriders was formed in 2008 by a group of mates from the local area that wanted to bring the fun back into club surfing.
Established in 1988, Usher Cup sponsor, Universal Sheet Metal is an industry leading ductwork manufacturer and installer based on the Gold Coast.
Usher Cup Sponsor, Radcliffs Law has been a Gold Coast fixture since 2008. Specialising in business and corporate structures, they provide expert legal advice.
Yaroomba are certainly the new kids on the block. Established in 2015 by a group of mates, over the past few years they have experienced significant growth.
With 21 Board riders’ clubs from Coffs Harbour to Noosa set to contest the three-day event, surfers can expect mostly favourable conditions in and out of the water.
Usher Cup Gold Sponsor, Sands Projects, or the S&S Group as it is affectionately known sets out to combine luxury living with sensible designs.
The Perry Cross Spinal Research Foundation is an Australian not-for-profit organisation that’s vision is to find a cure for paralysis.
Camp Quality is one of Australia’s favourite children’s charities, providing children battling cancer with moments of pure joy, comfort, and most importantly a break from their day-to-day struggles.
It’s not just a tag line, Wayne Rabbit Bartholomew truly is the God Father of Australian Surfing!
Based in Ashmore on the Gold Coast, Gap Pro provides caulking and gap sealing solutions and is a proud sponsor of the Usher Cup.
BCS Broking Pty Ltd is a proud sponsor of Usher Cup and was established by Shane Stewart and specialises in insurance broking and surety bonds for the construction, mining and related industries.
Established in January 1998, Usher Cup sponsor, Fraser Financial Services is a Gold Coast based mortgage and financial brokering service.
Born in Hossegor on the South West coast of France, Usher Cup sponsor, SUNDAY Collab is an independent coffee, tea and lifestyle brand committed to reducing harmful environmental impacts on the planet.
Dulux are proud to be a sponsor of the inaugural Usher Cup and were one of the first respondents when Usher Group CEO Theodore Vairaktaris issued the event prospectus.
Theodore Vairaktaris is one of the Gold Coast’s most passionate, ambitious and successful entrepreneurs.
Proud sponsor of the Usher Cup 2021, Altran is a Gold Coast based shopfitting, construction and project management company providing specialised service, competitive pricing, complete project management and coordination.
Usher Cup partner sponsor, Hutchinson Builders is Australia’s largest privately-owned construction company and has been building the structures in which Australians live, work, study, shop and play since 1912.
Usher Cup partner sponsor, Washbox, is an Australian invention that provides a site based, totally closed loop tool wash solution for all construction and maintenance sites that require washout facilities for wet trades.
Based in Caloundra, WindanSea Surf Club recently celebrated their 50th anniversary. The Sunshine Coasters have enjoyed significant success and nurtured some of the sport’s biggest names including World Champion Joel Parkinson.
The Snapper Rocks Surfriders Club is proud to be hosting the inaugural Usher Cup from the 29th to the 31st of January 2021. Established in 1964, the Snapper rocks Surf Riders Club, (SRSC) has competing for over thirty years.
North Shore Boardriders are Australia’s best surfing club! It’s an honour bestowed on them by the Australian surf community in May this year.
Established in June 1992, MNM Board riders originally filled the void left by the old Miami board riders club, however expanded their territory to cover the area from Mermaid Beach through to Miami.
Like their cousins north of the border, the LEBA Board Riders also enjoy giving back to the community, and pride themselves on the creation of a club full of great people.
Established in 1963, the Kingscliff Boardriders Club is a community club with family at heart. The club has enjoyed windows of success during their fifty-seven years.
From the 29th to 31st January 2021 at Snapper Rocks or D-Bah, Usher Cup – an event with equal prize money for local junior surfing talent is coming.