owner and coach at Hammer Surf School and star of the acclaimed surf film, “Under the Arctic Sky”, took 1st Place in the Pro Division. Sam decided to generously donate his $1,000 winner-take-all prize to COA.
Sam Hammer, 1st Place Winner of the Men’s Pro Division
at the COA Open, donated his $1000 winnings back to Clean Ocean Action. Robert Siliato Photography
winners and visit COA’s Facebook page to view the photos.
|Surf Contestant with young grom, Joe Descenza, demonstrating the spirit of the local community and the need to protect the ocean for the next generation to enjoy. Dano Descenza Photography|
|Up-cycled trophies, donated by Scott Thompson, founder of the original COA Open in 1987, were presented to contest winner at the after party hosted by 2nd Jetty Seafood in north Sea Bright, NJ|
Pizza, Anjelica’s, Tommy’s Tavern+Tap, and Woody’s Ocean Grille!
|Anthony Lee Loops Trio at the 2nd Jetty After Party|