The World Surf League (WSL) and Asian Surfing Championships (ASC) have combined once again to host another world-class event at one of the best surfing locations on the planet. The QS1,000 rated Mentawai Pro presented by Rip Curl.
Chris Zaffis has taken out the Mentawai Pro presented by Rip Curl in some of the best waves ever seen in a World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 event at the famed Lances Right. Zaffis took down Balinese surfing legend Dede Suryana in an amazing Final in perfect barrelling four-to-six foot waves.
The world’s best big wave surfers hit the red carpet in Southern California last night for the 2016 World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Awards. The 16th annual awards gala at the The Grove Theater in Anaheim celebrated the greatest rides of the past year and honored the icons of the big wave community.
Female surfers have been fighting an uphill battle for decades seeking equality in the male-dominated sport of surfing. Recent years have seen progress, but there’s still a long way to go. Women in big wave surfing have an even longer path to pave.
In a nail-biting final in the pumping surf of Pererenan Rights at Canggu, a consistent Raju Sena successfully held off Rip Curl Rider Ketut Agus’s radical attack to hold on to his second Gromsearch Title at this break in as many years. For this under 16 year old division Final it was a cage fight […]
A fired-up Wright racked up a near-perfect total in the final to claim her second world tour win of the year after her first-up victory in the Roxy Pro last month. She has provided further evidence of a changing of the guard at the pinnacle of women’s surfing with a dominant victory over Courtney Conlogue […]
With only two weeks left until the inaugural Mentawai Pro Presented by Rip Curl gets underway, the surfing world waits in anticipation to see just what the perfect wave of Lances Right will offer up for 64 hungry World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) competitors.
Taj Burrow (AUS), 37, perennial WSL Title contender, today announced that 2016 will be his final season as a full-time competitor on the elite Samsung Galaxy WSL Championship Tour, stating the June’s Fiji Pro will be his last event.
Rip Curl has officially opened the registration for the #3 Gromsearch competition to be held in Pererenan rights, Canggu Bali, the area’s most popular and consistent break.
Matt Wilkinson has won the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, utilizing his electric backhand to best fellow Finalist Jordy Smith in solid six-to-ten foot waves at the iconic venue in the Australian State of Victoria.