EVENT REPORTS

Raditya Rondi and Rina Kitazawa Earn Wins at Rote Open International Surfing Competition and Take ASC 2015 Championship Victories

11 November 2015

10 November 2015, Nemberala, Rote Island-Indonesia:  In an exciting conclusion to the 2015 Rote Open International Surfing competition today, Raditya Rondi (Bali) took the Men’s Open win and the 2015 ASC Open Championship, and Rina Kitazawa (Japan) won the Women’s Division to cement her ASC Women’s Championship for 2015. more


Day 2 of Rote Open International Surfing Competition at Boa Beach Sees Mens Quarterfinalists Decided

10 November 2015

9 November 2015, Nemberala, Rote Island-Indonesia:  On Day Two of the 2015 Rote Open International Surfing Competition today at Bo’a Beach on the scenic East Indonesian Island more


Round 1 and Opening Festivities Get Rote Open International Surfing Competition Underway at Boa Beach, Rote Island

08 November 2015

8 November 2015, Nemberala, Rote Island-Indonesia:  The 2015 Rote Open International Surfing Competition got underway today at Bo’a Beach on the scenic East Indonesian Island of Rote in excellent 3-4 foot surf more


Dede Suryana and Miyasaka Rioko Take Home Wins at Inaugural ASC Sanctioned Jaileshuei International Surfing Festival in Taiwan

26 October 2015

26 October 2015, Kenting-Taiwan:  Dede Suryana from Indonesia and Miyasaka Rioko from Japan took respective Asian Surfing Championship (ASC) Men’s and Women’s Division wins yesterday more


Champions Will Be Crowned Tomorrow as Semifinalists Decided Today at Jialeshuei International Surfing Festival

25 October 2015

24 October 2015, Kenting-Taiwan:  The ASC Men’s and Women’s Division Quarterfinals were complete today at the Jialeshuei International Surfing Festival, parsing down the field to the final 8 competitors that will battle it out for the top more


Quarterfinalists Decided on Day One of ASC Sanctioned Jialeshuei International Surf Festival in Kenting, Taiwan

24 October 2015

23 October 2015, Kenting-Taiwan:  The 2015 Jialeshuei International Surf Festival got off to a great start today in good to excellent 2-4 foot waves, as Asia’s best men and women surfers attacked the rivermouth more


2015 Jialeshuei International Surf Festival in Kenting - Taiwan to Start Today

23 October 2015

23 October 2015, Kenting-Taiwan:  The 2015 Jialeshuei International Surf Festival is set to start this morning with competitors beach registration from 6:30 am to 7:30 am, followed by the official event opening formalities featuring more


Rip Curl GromSearch South East Asian finals electrifying as Rio Waida and Cinta Hansel take the titles!

13 October 2015

October 12th, 2015 - The 12th Annual Rip Curl GromSearch South East Asian Finals were decided this morning in perfect 4 to 5 foot waves at the famed “Canggu right” at Perenenan Beach, Bali.  more


Rip Curl GromSearch South East Asian Semi Finals decided! Great surf predicted tomorrow for big finale.

11 October 2015

October 11th, 2015 - The 12th Annual Rip Curl GromSearch South East Asian Finals contest was run all the way up to the semi-finals today at the famed “Canggu right” at Parenenan Beach. With consistent 4 foot surf all day long  more


Rip Curl GromSearch SE Asia Finals to be held at Canggu! Last second venue change due to surf conditions.

10 October 2015

October 10th, 2015, 315pm - The 12th Annual Rip Curl GromSearch SE Asia Finals venue has been officially changed from east side's Keramas to west side's Canggu this Sunday, October 11th with a  7am start.  more


John Mark Tokong Wins WSL-ASC QS 1500 Siargao International Surfing Cup at Cloud 9

28 September 2015

28 September 2015, General Luna-Philippines:  18 year old Siargao local John Mark “Marama” Tokong won the 21st annual Siargao International Surfing Cup at Cloud 9 yesterday against last year’s and perpetual Cloud 9 champion Piso Alcala more


Quarterfinalists Decided at WSL-ASC Sanctioned Siargao International Surfing Cup at Cloud 9

27 September 2015

27 September 2015, General Luna-Philippines:  After moving through Rounds 2 and 3 yesterday in good 2-4 foot barreling Cloud 9 conditions, it’s now down to the final 8 competitors more


Cloud 9 Wakes Up and Delivers to Start the 21st Annual Siargao International Surfing Cup

26 September 2015

25 September 2015, General Luna – Philippines:  After an early 6:00 am call saw only small waves on offer, a 12:00 standby was announced to allow the tide to bottom out and then start filling back in... more


Philippines Welcomes WSL to 21st Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing Cup

25 September 2015

General Luna, Siargao/PHILIPPINES (Friday, September 25, 2015) - The Philippines consists of over seven thousand islands with a plethora of world-class surf breaks, but the jewel in the crown is Cloud 9. The stage is set for the 21st edition of the Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing Cup, that this year holds a QS1,500 (Qualifying Series) rating. more


Raditya Rondi and Pua Johnson Take Wins at ASC Sanctioned Covelong Point Classic in Chennai, India

22 September 2015

21 September 2015, Chennai-India:  Indonesia’s Raditya Rondi (Bali) won the Men’s Open Division over fellow Indonesian Dede Suryana (West Java) yesterday to take home a $3,000 USD paycheck, and Pua Johnson (Bali) posted her first ever ASC Women’s Division victory to earn her $1,500 USD in cash on the second more


Mens Quarterfinalists and Womens Finalists Decided on Day One of the Covelong Point Classic in India

20 September 2015

19 September 2015, Covelong – India:  It was a full day of action at Covelong Point today as an international field of men and women competitors who recently arrived for the 3rd annual Covelong Point Classic in Chennai took to the peeling righthand waves to chase after their share of the $10,000 USD prize more


Yoni Klein, Ali Khushruwan, and Rina Kitazawa Claim Wins at Maldives Open 2015

16 September 2015

15 September 2015, Hudhuranfushi Resort – Maldives:  Israel’s Yoni Klein took the Men’s Open win over Indonesia’s Raditya Rondi, the Maldives Ali Khusruwan bested fellow countryman Ali Javid in the Bodyboarding division, and Japan’s Rina Kitazawa successfully defended her title today in challenging 4-5 foot wi... more


Day Two of Maldives Open Sees Non-Stop Action in Mens and BodyBoarding Divisions with Finals Set for Tomorrow

15 September 2015

14 September 2015, Hudhuranfushi, Maldives:  It was another exciting and full day of competition at the Maldives Open 2015 today, held at the Adaaran Hudhranfushi Resort in the Maldives, as Lohis Point showed off a variety of conditions ranging from early morning glassy 3-4 footers more


Maldives Open 2015 Starts Off with Excellent Waves and Spectacular Performances in All Divisions on Day One

14 September 2015

13 September 2015 Hudhuranfushi, Maldives:  The Maldives Open 2015 got off to an exciting start today in solid 4-6 foot world class waves, which pumped non-stop into Lohis Point, allowing the first rounds of the Men’s, Bodyboard, and Women’s Divisions to be completed by the time the sun started to set on the Adaaran Hudhuranfus... more


Dede Suryana Wins Aceh International Surfing Championship 2015 on Simeulue Island

07 September 2015

6 September 2015, Simeulue Island, Aceh – Indonesia:  West Java’s Dede Suryana successfully defended his title on September 4th, winning the 2015 Aceh International Surfing Championship on Simeulue Island in the Aceh province of Indonesia over Bali’s Raditya Rondi (2nd), Rio Waida (Japan), and Casey Grant (South Africa) i... more