World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Tour (BWT) is placing the Puerto Escondido Challenge in Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on Yellow Alert with a projected 30-foot-plus swell heading toward the region. Event organizers will monitor conditions closely and declare a Green Alert 72 hours prior to the start of the event, conditions permitting.
The heavyweight bout featuring John John Florence and Taj Burrow lived up to the hype. The match had huge consequences, with Florence chasing a world title and Taj Burrow surfing in the last event of his career. The result was a heat for the ages.
The Fiji Pro roared back to life today following a week-long hiatus with Cloudbreak delivering building six-to-eight foot (2 – 2.5 metre) waves for Round 3 of competition.
The first leg of the three-part Billabong Grommet Attack 2016 series took place on Sunday, 29 May 2016, at Kuta’s infamous Halfway Beach. Originally slated to take place at Seminyak, however contest organizers decided on a late venue change to ensure surfers the best possible conditions for competition. Raju Sena and Taina Izquerdo took the […]
Johanne Defay (FRA) has claimed victory today at The Fiji Women’s Pro, Stop No. 5 of 10 on the 2016 Samsung Galaxy WSL Championship Tour (CT), besting reigning three-time WSL Champion Carissa Moore (HAW) in six-to-eight foot (2 – 2.5 metre) surf at Cloudbreak.
The 26-year-old Hawaiian, who lost her arm in a shark attack when she was just 13, continues to shock the world with her refusal to give up on her pro surfing dream. She’s already inspired millions, and there’s no sign of that light dimming.
Bethany Hamilton will join the world’s best female surfers for Stop No. 5 on the 2016 Samsung Galaxy WSL Championship Tour, the Fiji Women’s Pro, from May 29 – June 3, 2016.
After boasting a whopping 132 kids across four divisions at the Volcom TCT Tour 2016 Geckofish opener at Lembeng Beach in April, the Flying Fish event held at Berawa Beach yesterday eclipsed that number to push a new record of 145 contestants. The future of Indonesian surfing was definitely seen at Berawa Beach!
After an exciting Geckofish event at Pantai Lembeng (Sanur) on the 27th of April that saw a record setting 124 kids across four divisions ripping in the pumping East Side waves, now it’s time for the West Coast to show what it has to offer at the always fun Berawa Beach. So come on out […]
John John Florence has blitzed his way to victory at the Oi Rio Pro in four-to-six-foot surf at Postinho. Florence beat Jack Freestone in front of a capacity crowd that saw Brazil’s Adriano de Souza and event favorite Gabriel Medina defeated.