Roderick “Manoy” Bazar Dominates the Master’s Category of 33rd Annual Zap Amateur World Championship of Skimboarding in Delaware USA


Since we saw Manoy in Zambales in 2010, We know that this skimboarder from Borongan Samar will dominate the world of skimboarding. 4 years later, he did.

10414433_532011660234105_8573697172074327392_nThe Final Four of Master’s Category. Photo courtesy of Skim USA. Like Skim USA on Facebook, CLICK HERE.

Manoy secured the masters’ championship crown of the 33rd Annual Zap Amateur World Championship of Skimboarding in Delaware USA last August 9-10, 2014. Manoy also got 1st runner up overall during the said event.

From August 9 to 10, Zap Skimboards held the Amateur East Coast World Championship of Skimboarding in Dewey Beach Delaware. The competition turned out to be an amazing weekend thrown together by Alley Oop Skim shop for the 33rd year.

10537357_10152197890225881_8156091870034456197_nTop: Manoy receives his trophy for the 1st runner up overall winner. Bottom: Manoy secures his victory for the Masters Category. Photo Roman Hager. Like Roman Hager on Facebook, CLICK HERE.

His exemplary skills in skimboarding was his ticket to travel the world. In 2012, Manoy competed in Penang Malaysia for the Penang 6th International Skimboard Competition. Last year, Manoy won the 2013 Exile Taiwan Contest. Also in 2013, Manoy got an opportunity to compete at the Balboa Oktoberfest, the final stop of the United Skim Tour in Newport Beach, California, USA where he reached the semifinals.

Arjun Jimenez and Manoy Bazar together with pros Samwise Stinnett, and Steve Taylor in Taiwan. Photo by Ian Olmedo.

Through the overwhelming support of Manoy’s sponsors like top local surf, skate and skim brand FluidSurf, Manoy’s skimboard sponsor Exile Skimboards, JaroManoy Skimboards and also to Jason Wilson and Skim USA, Manoy was able to fulfil his dream to become a world champion and to represent the Philippines in international skimboarding scene.

PhotoGrid_1408082107328Sequence shots of Manoy by Allen Aligam.

Now Ian Olmedo, Manoy’s manager will start a fundraising drive to help Manoy with his expenses for the upcoming United Skim Tour in Newport Beach, California, USA. If you want to support Roderick “Manoy” Bazar please contact Ian Olmedo through her Facebook account, CLICK HERE.

Congratulation Roderick “Manoy” Bazar!

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