The Rockaway Classic is being held to raise awareness for clean water testing in Rockaway and the effort to get clean water to those in need. All the proceeds from the event go to the Surfrider NYC Chapter and Waves for Water. The event takes place at Beach 67th Street. Registration starts at 8 a.m. and it is $10 to enter. There will be three 20-minute heats, with the first starting at 9 a.m. Prizes will be given to winners and raffles will be held. There will be toast, coffee and water available.
The Rockaway Classic is sponsored by the Surfrider Foundation, Waves for Water, Patagonia Bowers, Boxed Water, Bar Toast, Beth’s Farm Kitchen, Tonic Hair Care, the People’s Movement, Seabirg Board Bags and Wonderland Sun.