Last Friday, Padang broke for the second time in 2012. Perfect 6 foot sets barreling all the way into the channel. April has been great for a season that has barely started. Kelly Slater, Rizal Tanjung, Coby Abberton, Dean Morrison, and Mustofa Jeksen were out there sharing the water with other 30 or 40 surfers […]
Sumbawa is renown for many fine features: There’s the place names that sound like belonging to the language of hobbits, the divine honey, the goldmines and then there’s those splendid waves.
It all started in Canggu with a plan; then we needed to get to Padang to board a chartered boat that would take us to “paradise”.
Whether you’re out in the water waiting in a lull between sets, hanging at the warung after a surf, or relaxing after a day of chasing waves across the island, you see things, hear things, notice things. Things the coconut wireless is abuzz about, things mentioned with a knowing look, a chuckle, things some prefer […]
The Brazilian youngster shows us all how the power of the mind and our senses is truly amazing, that nothing is impossible as long as we do what we love to do with a purpose.
Many of us surf-obsessed-types will travel far and well, even further, to seek out a particular wave. Or poor over maps, or google-earth to determine where there should be a particular break.. Often the shoreline is the goal, and the shore itself a beautiful frame to a peak, a place to rest, forage or let loose.
If the countdown has begun, then grab your surfboards. Let’s go surfing until the last minute of sun and waves on Planet Earth. Let’s live our lives until the last minute, riding one last wave before we part.
Imagine growing up on the shores of Bali; World-class breaks at the end of your road, your favorite pro-surfers swinging by during the season to put on the occasional show and remind you of where you want to go, lots of warungs selling yummy post-surf treats nearby and of course your best friends a bike […]
Surfing big waves is a whole different type of surfing. Some people love it some people hate it but if you want to become and all round surfer with the full package it’s a must do!!
Rusty appears to be stopping their activities in Indonesia. Thus far the company has not issued a communication to this effect but all signs point in this direction. We have had reports that the 2011 Indonesian Champion Marlon Gerber has been looking for new sponsors, and Mega Semadhi is another who has been identified as seeking new representation.