EVENT REPORTS

2015 RIP CURL GROMSEARCH AT PADMA BEACH! The Dream: part II

13 April 2015

Padma Beach, Bali, April 13th, 2015- It was a day of love, sweat and tears at Padma Beach as Rip Curl kicked off its second Gromsearch series competition in friendly 2-3, dry season surf. Under a blazing, clear blue sky, Indonesia’s best under 16yr old surfers more


India Surf Festival 2015

06 April 2015

Check out these video's from the first ever ASC sanctioned event in India back in February.  It was the fourth time the ISF has organized this unique watersports event, complete with art, music, yoga, SUP, kitesurfing, surfing, and an emphasis on Girl Power, in a beautiful stretch of coastline in the Bay of Bengal. more


First Event of the 2015 Rip Curl GromSearch Series on Lombok, gives Junior Surfers the chance of a lifetime!

31 March 2015

Kuta, Lombok, Indonesia; The power of youth lies in dreams. And so it went at the dream factory known as the 2015 Rip Curl GromSearch held at Seger Beach, Kuta, Lombok in 3-4 foot glassy conditions. “I just got back from the contest site” said Rip Curl’s Pete Matthews af... more


India Surf Championships - India Surf Festival 2015

17 March 2015

Check out this video from the organizers of the India Surf Festival, which the ASC's Tipi Jabrik and Tim Hain attended together with My Life On Boards Mike Eijansantos.  It was the first time the ASC has sanctioned a surfing event in India... more


Benito Nerida, Daisy Valdez, and RJ Lopez Win Coast Thru Life Single & Unattached Invitational Classic Single Fin Longboard Contest Presented by Vans

22 February 2015

22 February 2015, La Union - Philippines:  La Union locals Benito Nerida (Men’s Division), Daisy Valdez (Women’s Division), and RJ Lopez (Tiny Toes Junior Division) proved their mastery of the traditional longboarding at their home break of Mona Liza Point in La Union more


Day Two Brings Out the Best at the Coast Thru Life Single & Unattached Invitational Classic Single Fin Longboard Contest Presented by Vans

20 February 2015

20 February 2015, La Union - Philippines:  The second day of the Coast Thru Life Single & Unattached Invitational Classic Single Fin Longboard Contest and Beach Fest presented by Vans at Mona Liza Point in La Union saw the semifinalists of the Men’s Open Division battling it out at first light for their spot in the final. more


Excellent Waves Send Hundreds of Toes to the Nose Today at the Coast Thru Life Single & Unattached Invitational Classic Single Fin Longboard Contest Presented by Vans

19 February 2015

La Union - Philippines:  It was a loggers dream today at Mona Liza Point in La Union for the first day of the third annual Coast Thru Life Single & Unattached Invitational Classic Single Fin Longboard Contest more


Sekar Takes the India Surf Championship Win at 2015 India Surf Festival

09 February 2015

9 February 2015, Ramchandi Beach-Odisha, India:  Sekar from Kovalam took first place yesterday at the Ramchandi Beach rivermouth to claim victory at the first ASC sanctioned event in India, receiving the grand prize of $500 USD... more


Asian Surfing Championship Awards in Bali Celebrate Asias 2014 ASC Surfing Champions

17 December 2014

16 December, Kuta-Bali:  The 4th annual Asian Surfing Championships Awards Video Presentation took place on Saturday, December 13th at Mantra Dine & Cocktail Bar in Bali to celebrate and congratulate Asia’s 2014 Men’s, Women’s, and Junior surfing champions.   more


Yasnyiar (Bonne) Gea Wins 2014 ASC Womens Championship with Second Place Finish Today at Taiwan Open of Surfing 2014

17 November 2014

16 November 2014, Jinzun Harbor, Taitung-Taiwan:  In solid 4-5 foot wind affected waves today at the ASC Women’s Open final in the Taiwan Open of Surfing, 2-time ASC Women’s Champion Yasnyiar “Bonne” Gea... more


Dede Suryana Wins 2014 ASC Mens Championship Today at Taiwan Open of Surfing

15 November 2014

15 November 2014, Jinzun Harbor, Taitung-Taiwan:  Dede Suryana from West Java Indonesia hoisted his first ASC Men’s Open Championship today at the ASP 1 star/ASC Taiwan Open of Surfing more


ASC Mens and Womens Title Races Likely Decided Tomorrow at ASP/ASC Taiwan Open of Surfing 2014

14 November 2014

14 November 2014, Jinzun Harbor, Taitung-Taiwan:  With an increased swell size today and some fierce battles in Round 2 of the ASP/ASC 1-star QS Taiwan Open of Surfing, tomorrow will likely decide the 2014 ASC Men’s Open Championship, as well as the ASC Women’s Championship. more


Round 1 of ASP/ASC 1-Star Taiwan Open of Surfing Sees ASC Surfers Advancing - and ASC Womens Title Race Heats Up

14 November 2014

13 November 2014, Jinzun Harbor, Taitung-Taiwan:  Round 1 of the ASP/ASC 1-star Taiwan Open of Surfing was run today at Jinzun Harbor in 2-4 foot waves, with only one of the six ASC Round 1 surfers failing to advance into Round 2. more


ASP/ASC Sanctioned Taiwan Open of Surfing 2014 Start Today

13 November 2014

13 November 2014, Taitung-Taiwan: With a great field of international surfers already gathered in Taitung ready for action, the 4th annual Taiwan Open of Surfing will kick off at 7:30 am today morning with the ASP 1 star/ASC Men’s Open Division Round 1 contestants first in the water. more


2014 Taiwan Open Of Surfing Officially Opens In Taitung

11 November 2014

TAITUNG, Taiwan (Tuesday, November 11, 2014) - The Taiwan Open Of Surfing Hosted by Taitung County Government got underway today with an opening ceremony attended by the international contingent of surfers and local dignitaries. This year’s event will feature a men’s 1-Star ASP Qualifying Series (QS) more


Dede Suryana Wins ASP WQS Komune Bali Pro Presented by The Mad Hueys

13 October 2014

11 October 2014, Gianyar-Bali:  West Java’s Dede Suryana earned his first ever ASP WQS victory today at the inaugural Komune Bali Pro presented by the Mad Hueys, taking on and besting ex-ASP WCT’er Dean “Dingo” Morrison in the 35 minute man-on-man finale in what has been billed as “the biggest 1-star QS ever&r... more


Oney Anwar and Dede Suryana Earn Semifinal Berths on Day 3 of the Komune Bali Pro presented by The Mad Hueys

11 October 2014

10 October 2014, Gianyar-Bali:  At the start of the Komune Bali Pro presented by The Mad Hueys at Keramas this morning, there were 5 Indonesian surfers vying for spots in the quarterfinals against 11 Australians, and by the time the action was called off for the day it was Oney Anwar and Dede Suryana with semifinal spots and a chance for an ev... more


Excellent Keramas Conditions Provides Non-Stop Action at Komune Bali Pro Presented by The Mad Hueys as Round 2 is Completed

10 October 2014

9 October 2014, Gianyar-Bali:  In virtually perfect 3-4 foot Keramas today on Day Two of the Komune Bali Pro presented by The Mad Hueys, the remaining 3 heats of Round 1 and all of Round 2 were completed with non-stop action from the international field of competitors, leaving just 16 left to battle it out in Round 3 tomorrow. more


Indonesians Post Highest Scores on Opening Day of Komune Bali Pro Presented by The Mad Hueys

08 October 2014

8 October 2014, Gianyar-Bali:  On the opening day of the inaugural Komune Bali Pro presented by the Mad Hueys at Keramas, it was Bali’s Pepen Hendrik and Lakey Peak’s Gazali Hamzah that posted the two highest scores of day to send out a clear message to the international field that the local contingent is a force to be reckoned... more


Padma Boy Raju Sena Crowned Halfway Grommet Attack Champion in Perfect Kuta Surf

06 October 2014

Perfect chest-to-head high, and bigger Halfway-Kuta, beach break peaks greeted the fourth and final Halfway Grommet Attack event on a sunny Sunday, 5 October 2014 in Bali. Grommet rippers attacked the predominantly right-hand long waves of Kuta, linking turns and airs all the way to the beach across the lengthy sandbar, a fitting finale for the sta... more