In many spots around the world, the dreaded drop-in can end in fistfights and sometimes worse. It’s important to observe the correct etiquette while you’re out there surfing, otherwise things will just descend in to total chaos.
The family of a traveller told an inquest how they believe he was killed by shocking neglect at a private hospital in the tropical paradise of Bali.
The WSL announced that CT surfer Filipe Toledo has been fined and suspended from competition following an incident at the Oi Rio Pro.
An unidentified sea creature has washed ashore in Indonesia’s Maluku province. The colossal carcass was found on Hulung Beach on the westside of Seram Island on Tuesday night by a local man.
Anyone who has ever ventured down to their local surf spot will know that they are home to a colourful bunch of people. Those who are surfers might even find themselves reading about one of the following characters thinking that it all sounds very familiar. And if you haven’t ever had the sheer joy of encountering these guys we suggest that you head on down to the beach with this guide in tow. It’s a little like birdwatching or train spotting but in our opinion far more entertaining. Enjoy!
Fight broke out in the heart of Kuta, with shirtless foreigners trash talking and ‘fighting’ on a very crowded Legian street, right in front of the Bali bombing memorial.
A 28-year-old New Zealand woman who landed as “high as kite” at Bali’s Ngurah Rai Airport on August 31, 2016, has seen her stay in Bali extended for an additional 2.5 years by judges in a Denpasar courtroom, as quoted from Bali Discovery.
Poverty, sickness and pure survival – just a few reasons why genuinely needy people beg on the streets for money. But as these images show, the poor in southeast Asia are increasingly being joined by wealthy Western backpackers who are begging simply to fund their trips, as quoted from Daily Mail.
Former World Tour Competitor Glyndyn Ringrose will surf in his first World Tour event since 2000 at the Rip Curl Pro after winning the Visit Victoria Trials at Bells Beach.
Marzuki, the Shariah police’s chief investigator, said Saturday that residents in a neighborhood of the provincial capital, Banda Aceh, reported the men, aged 23 and 20, to police on March 29.