February 24 – March 9, Pipeline, North Shore, O’ahu

Route 99 Hawaii / Bay Equity Home Loans Pipeline Bodyboarding Challenge will set fire to one of the most challenging waves in the world.

Taking place at Pipeline, the premier wave on Oahu’s North Shore, the best men and women bodyboarders in the world will share 4 days of competition within the 14-day holding period with the Pipeline Bodysurfing Classic, a mixed-gender event.

The Bodyboarding event will host more than 130 top international athletes, including competitors from Hawai’i, California, Japan, Brazil, and  Australia.  The event includes a drop knee division, which will run as part of the APB North American 2023 Tour (which will include the season’s champions for the North American Division).

The Route 99 Hawaii / Bay Equity Home Loans Pipeline Bodyboarding Challenge is presented by the Foam Company, in memory of Don & Josie Over, and is organized by BodyboardingUS and supervised by APB North America with additional coordination by Kaikeha. 

Route 99 Hawaii is a brand born on the North Shore of O’ahu whose mission is to share aloha worldwide. Their locally-embroidered hats and apparel, along with local artwork and gifts, can be found at their Route 99 “Blue Container” Store in a 40-foot-long shipping container in Kahuku, next to the world-famous Giovanni’s Shrimp Truck.

A locally operated mortgage branch, with an expert team of passionate professionals, Bay Equity Home Loans LLC has been servicing the North Shore community through education and wealth management for 10+ years.    Their mission is to guide clients through the home loan process thoroughly and completely, making ownership possible and connecting the ʻĀina and the ocean to real estate ownership, building wealth, and experiencing the amazing lifestyle the community offers to those that live and work here. They are located in the historic town of Haleiwa, HI.

Additional Information on the event may be obtained on the web:


Registration is available online through the links below on  www.liveheats.com

Bodyboarding – https://bit.ly/Route99Hawaii-BayEquityHomeLoans-PipelineBodyboardChallenge2023