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Two still missing after tourist boat en route to Komodo Island sinks

Two international tourists are still missing after their boat sank off the Indonesian Island of Sumbawa, but local fishermen late Sunday night found 13 more survivors clinging to a lifeboat. Continue reading »

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Video: When jetskis go wrong

Remember that time you had that vacation, and you rented a jet ski? You probably buzzed around the bay for a while until you realized that jet skis get pretty boring after about fifteen minutes. “Man,” you probably thought, “I should try and jump this off something.” But apart from a few little wind-chops, there was nothing to jump off, so you took it back to the rental shop, stripped off your rented life jacket, and headed back to the hotel for some air conditioning and mai tais. Well, this guy ain’t air-conning and mai-taiing before he’s finding something to jump off.

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Australian Surfer Dies at Scar Reef, Indonesia

Australian surfer Peter Luke, 27, was surfing five-metre waves off Jelenga Beach in West Sumbawa, Indonesia on Tuesday when he went missing. His two friends used the boat they’d hired to search for him and eventually found his body on a nearby reef. AAP reported earlier his name was Peter Lore, which they have now corrected.

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Protests Greet New Dolphin Pool Attraction in Keramas Beach

A newly opened dolphin attraction in Bali has sparked protests from NGOs, which say keeping dolphins in a small chlorinated pool will cause the intelligent beings to suffer a slow, horrific death.

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US Couple Sought in Murder of American Woman at Bali Resort

Police in Bali are on the hunt for a young American couple in connection with the alleged murder of the girl’s mother at an upscale beach resort on Tuesday.

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Triumph, Tragedy at Air Tahiti Nui Billabong Pro Trials

Tahiti’s infamous reef pass Teahupo’o came to life Sunday as 32 surfers fought tooth and nail in the Air Tahiti Nui Billabong Pro Trials for two wildcard spots in the Billabong Pro Tahiti. The elite Pro contest, which kicks off Friday, August 15, is Stop 7 of 11 on the 2014 Samsung Galaxy ASP World Championship Tour.

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Video: Kayaker Makes Horrible Mistake

Well, not only did she make the mistake once, but she made it twice. When she tries to go out into the water, she winds up getting thrown back into the rocks not once, but twice. This is why anything bigger than a longboard is more hassle than it’s worth.

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2005 Bali Bomb Convict Released on Parole

An Indonesian bombmaker convicted of helping to orchestrate terror attacks on the resort island of Bali in 2005 which killed 20 people has been released on parole.

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Video: Beth Hamilton’s Front Side Air Reverse in Bali

Bethany Hamilton stomps a big fat air in Bali while filming for her upcoming movie. After her horrific accident, she rebounded in a massive way. And not only as an inspiring figure/role model. She charges. Which makes the fact that she’s one of the world’s best women surfers even more impressive. Here is a woman with one arm stomping a really critical and tweaked out frontside air reverse over an Indonesian reef.

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Must-visit spots on west Bali’s south coast, especially for surfers

When driving along the southern coast of Bali to the west, passing the famous Tanah Lot Temple, one can hope to find several interesting attractions worthy of a visit. However, do take note that there are two things to tolerate on west Bali’s south coast. Continue reading »

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