Surfing Australia has been forced it cancel this year's national stand up board titles at Phillip Island due to the continued COVID-19 outbreak sweeping the country.
"Surfing Australia has worked through key timelines to make an informed decision regarding running, postponing or cancelling the 2021 Australian SUP Titles," a Surfing Australia spokespersons aid.
"After considering all possibilities with the consultation of key staff at Surfing Australia and state branches, unfortunately, there were too many uncertainties to run this national event due to the border restrictions associated with the current COVID-19 outbreak.
"All competitors are advised to consult with their state branch regarding the appropriate next steps.
"Surfing Australia aims to bring back the Australian SUP Titles bigger and better in 2022."