EVENT REPORTS

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


Balis Raju Sena & Cinta Hansel Win the 2014 Rip Curl GromSearch National Finals in idyllic Conditions at Nusa Lembongan, Bali.

01 October 2014

Grommets ruled once again last weekend as the 11th annual Rip Curl GromSearch National final came down in the crystal clear reefs of Lembongan Island with Indonesia's best young Grommets battling it out in 4-6 foot dream waves. The famous break of Shipwrecks turned on for the finals throwing plenty of offshore glassy barrels over the shallo... more


Edito Piso Alcala Wins 20th Annual Siargao International Surfing Cup Win over Carlito Nogalo in Pumping Cloud 9 Local-on-Local Barrel Fest

28 September 2014

28 September, Siargao Island – Philippines:  General Luna’s Edito “Piso” Alcala took the win over fellow Siargao Island local Carlito Nogalo in pumping 4-5 foot Cloud 9 perfection today at the end of the 30 minute final of the 20th annual Siargao International Surfing Cup, coming back to the iconic wooden tower and ... more


Quarterfinalists Decided Today on Day 2 of the Siargao International Surfing Cup at Cloud 9

27 September 2014

27 September, Siargao Island – Philippines:  Quarterfinalists were decided after Rounds 2 and 3 were completed in pulsing 3-4 foot Cloud 9 today at the Siargao International Surfing Cup in beautiful Siargao Island. more


Locals Post Top Scores in Round 1 of Siargao International Surfing Cup at Cloud 9

26 September 2014

26 September, Siargao Island – Philippines:  Siargao locals posted the top scores in the opening round of the 20th annual Siargao International Surfing Cup at Cloud 9 today, with previous event winner Piso Alcala spending as much time in the air as in the water during the final heat of the day to rack up a the highest heat score of t... more


Cloud 9 Waking Up for Anticipated Start of 20th Siargao International Surfing Cup this Afternoon

26 September 2014

26 September, Siargao Island – Philippines:  At 6 am this morning, the signs of the coming swell were evident as a mix of locals, tourists, and the competitors paddled out on daybreak to get a few waves before the anticipated start of the 20th annual Siargao International Surfing Cup this afternoon at 2:00 pm. more


Colorful Opening Day at 20th Siargao International Surfing Cup at Cloud 9

24 September 2014

24 September, Siargao Island – Philippines:  Colorful dancers, music groups, government dignitaries, event organizers, tourists, locals and of course surfers all came out today to participate in the official opening of the 20th annual Siargao International Surfing Cup, which will run from today until the 28th at the Philippines most famo... more


Inaugural Maldives Open 2014 Closes with President Abdulla Yameen Attending the Awards Presentation

10 September 2014

10 September 2014, Kuta-Bali:  In a historic moment for Asian surfing, the inaugural ASC sanctioned Maldives Open 2014 surfing and bodyboarding competition’s award presentation on Sunday September 7th more


Balis Garut Widiarta Takes Maldives Open 2014 Win over Local Hussain Areef - Rina Kitazawa Claims Womens - Gavin Botha Wins Body Boarding

07 September 2014

6 September 2014, Adaaran Hudhuran Fushi Resort-Maldives:  In an exciting 35 minute finale to three days of riveting competition at the inaugural Maldives Open 2014, Bali’s Garut Widiarta defeated the Maldives number one ranked surfer Hussain Areef in lined up 3-4 foot Lhohis perfection to claim victory. more


Local Hussain (Iboo) Areef Eliminates ASC Champion Raditya Rondi and Grabs a Finals Berth as Mens Open and Womens Finalists Decided on Day Two of the Maldives Open 2014

05 September 2014

5 September 2014, Adaaran Hudhuranfushi Resort, Maldives:  In an exciting upset today at the Maldives Open 2014 at Lhohis Point, Maldives local ace Hussain “Iboo” Areef took down 3 time ASC Men’s Open Champion Raditya Rondi more


New Swell Drives Non-Stop Action on Day One of Maldives Open 2014

05 September 2014

4 September 2014, Adaaran Hudhuranfushi Resort, Maldives:  The sight of a pumping 4-5 foot swell welcomed the competitors as they arrived at Lhohis for first day of the inaugural Maldives Open 2014, and by the time the sun began to sink into the Indian Ocean a full day of surfing action was in the history books with Rounds 1 and 2 of the M... more


Maldives Open 2014: The Opening Celebration of the Inaugural Event

04 September 2014

03SEP14:  Maldives - Dawn revealed a predictably perfect day of surf, leading to an afternoon of celebration at the grand opening of the Maldives Open 2014 Crystal clear water and reeling left walls welcomed a mixed field of local and more


Rio Waida Tops List of Winners at Billabong-Surfer Girl Grommet Attack #3 at Flawless Halfway Beach

04 September 2014

It was a picture perfect Sunday at Halfways, Kuta Beach for the 3rd event of the Billabong and Surfer Girl Grommet Attack series, with bright sunshine and consistent 2-3 foot glassy waves offering up the ideal conditions for the nearly 100 strong contingent of groms ranging from 6 - 16 years old. more


Drama, Dreams and a Fairytale Ending to the Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang 2014.

12 August 2014

Dreams do come true and they certainly did today for Bali’s Garut Widiarta in the most spectacular waves seen in the Rip Curl Cup’s 11 year history.  more


Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang is ON !!!

11 August 2014

It's ON NOW! Round 2 commences this morning with another pumping Padang Padang swell !Watch it Live - www.live.ripcurl.com more


Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang Turns on for High Scores and Deep Barrels in Round One Action !

06 August 2014

After spending the morning playing hide and seek, at midday Padang Padang turned on and began to detonate serious 5 foot bombs over the razor sharp reef, much to the delight of the 24 Tuberiding specialists... more