Day 1 of the 36th Annual Menehune (Children’s) Surf Contest is on today at Haleiwa Alli Beach Park on the North Shore of Oahu. Beach. The event is open to children 12 and under and includes both short board and long board surfing divisions as well as a kokua division for very young children, where a parent or other adult helps their child catch the waves. The North Shore Surf Girls Surf School loves this contest which is presented each year by the Friends of Ali’i. For more information visit their website below.