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Cosmic Creek 2010 Highlights

| posted on November 05, 2010

The tenth annual Cosmic Creek Surf Festival brought more funky vintage surfing to the beach than you could shake a mustache at. The event took place on October 30th and 31st at Salt Creek, which was overrun with retro fish and single fins for the fall’s most far out surfing competition. Below are the cosmic champions of each division and photo highlights:

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this year’s Cosmic Creek Surf Contest was as groovy as ever. Photo: Van Swae

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this year’s Cosmic Creek Surf Contest was as groovy as ever. Photo: Van Swae

Josh Bejoya making the most of the fun conditions on the first day of competition. Photo: Van Swae

Josh Bejoya making the most of the fun conditions on the first day of competition. Photo: Van Swae

Donavan Frankenreiter is the de facto ambassador for the Cosmic Creek Surf Contest and performed on Saturday night at 7 Degrees in Laguna. Photo: Van Swae

Donavan Frankenreiter is the de facto ambassador for the Cosmic Creek Surf Contest and performed on Saturday night at 7 Degrees in Laguna. Photo: Van Swae

Christian Wach put his twin fin to good use. Photo: Van Swae

Christian Wach put his twin fin to good use. Photo: Van Swae

Damien Fahrenfort negotiates the inside section on a classic CI. Photo: Van Swae

Damien Fahrenfort negotiates the inside section on a classic CI. Photo: Van Swae

Reno Abillera and GT were on hand to provide light banter for the crowds. Photo: Van Swae

Reno Abillera and GT were on hand to provide light banter for the crowds. Photo: Van Swae

As is the case every year, board selection before each heat is critical. Photo: Van Swae

As is the case every year, board selection before each heat is critical. Photo: Van Swae

Tyler Warren enjoyed both home court advantage and preferred equipment. Photo: Van Swae

Tyler Warren enjoyed both home court advantage and preferred equipment. Photo: Van Swae

Take away the bright jerseys and it could be 1973. Photo: Van Swae

Take away the bright jerseys and it could be 1973. Photo: Van Swae

The groms helped paint the Halloween themed mural on the side of the contest tower. Photo: Van Swae

The groms helped paint the Halloween themed mural on the side of the contest tower. Photo: Van Swae

Mike Parsons prepared for the swell of the winter by riding old boards at Salt Creek. Photo: Van Swae

Mike Parsons prepared for the swell of the winter by riding old boards at Salt Creek. Photo: Van Swae

Division Winners:

Cosmic Children: Hendrix Frankenreiter
VZ Grems: Scott Weinhardt
Junior Space Cadets: Sam Orozco
Rocket Men: Tyler Morehead
Honolua Groove Masters: Scott Finn
Rolling Stones: Tony Shutts
Pros: Damien Fahrenfort
Legends: Paul Naude