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ROXY CHARITY SURF

ROXY CHARITY SURF

On Saturday, the 16th of July, last day of competition for the riders of the 2011 Roxy Pro, happened the Roxy Charity Surf for the first time. It is a charity relay race where several teams made up of sportsmen and professional surf riders compete. Thus, amongst joy & happiness, sportsmen such as Amélie Mauresmo, Malia Metella, Bixente Lizarazu or Serge Betsen took the plunge alongside the most famous women surf riders: Lisa Andersen, Stephanie Gilmore…This friendly relay supports Surf and Hope, Lee Ann Curren’s foundation, which aims to initiate into surf poor kids of Titanzinho, a favela of the Nordeste of Brazil, to offer them another alternative to the delinquency. At the end of the event, a €10 000 check had been offered for her foundation by Sony Ericsson.