November 24, 2019 1 min read

Makapuʻu is the extreme eastern end of the Island of Oʻahu in the Hawaiian Islands, with beautiful soft sand and strong waves of perfection for experienced bodysurfers.

The 2019 MAKAPU’U Bodysurfing Classic event marks a revival of one of the original bodysurfing events that used to run over 30yrs ago. Makapu’u Beach is one of fabled homes of Hawaiian Bodysurfing.

Registration is open via Stact App & questions feel free to reach out to @enoka009

Divisions are as follows:
Open Men: 32 Max
Open Women: 8 Max
Open Handboard: 32 Max
Mini Boog: 16 Max
Under 18: 8 Max

Judging Criteria and Rules in accordance with the International Bodysurfing Association.  Check out this clip below from Makapu'u on a summer day. 


michelle michalak
michelle michalak

Michelle's diploma reads BA Psychology with a minor in English, and her license plate reads #CaliforniaDreaming4Life. She begin her career in the NYC fashion industry working with fashion and internet pioneer, However, due the constant "nagging" of her entrepreneurial spirit, her crush on surfing, and hardcore love for the ocean, she chosen to call San Diego home for the past 10 years. On the west coast she 's chased waves & enlightenment working alongside "Gurus" in the online marketing & personal development industries. It in May 2012 she found her true Zen & Stoke, and joined the Slyde Handboards Team.