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International surfers to ride the Petitcodiac River


July 21, 2013
 
MONCTON - Some of the best surfers in the world will be in Moncton this week to surf the super tidal bores, from Monday, July 22, to Friday, July 26. 
 
Antony Colas, from France, JJ Wessels and Colin Whitbread, both from California, and Yassine Oulihal from Canada will be among the first to surf the Petitcodiac River.  
 
FYI - Daytime bores are scheduled for the following times this week:
Tuesday, July 23: 10:52 a.m.
Wednesday, July 24: 11:45 a.m.
Thursday, July 25: 12:36 p.m.
Friday, July 26: 1:27 p.m.

Please note that these times can vary 15-20 minutes depending on natural factors.

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Contact:
 
Nicole O. Melanson
Communications, City of Moncton
506-383-6214 / nicole.melanson@moncton.ca