Highlights of the Rip Curl GromSearch Canggu

Highlights of the Rip Curl GromSearch Canggu

Rip Curl Gromsearch was back last weekend in Canggu under the hot sun of Echobeach. The waves were of perfect size for all the grommets, and some barrels showed up to provide the Groms with some challenging conditions.

Photos: Surfing Bali in 12.12.12

Photos: Surfing Bali in 12.12.12

A recent pulse delivered some fun waves to our Island of the Gods. A 3-4 ft swell hit on the 11th and 12th of December, and the local boys ventured out and about to enjoy their quota.

Video: Bending Colours – Jordy Smith surfing in Bali

Video: Bending Colours – Jordy Smith surfing in Bali

Bending Colours takes a distorted look at professional surfer Jordy Smith, changing the audience’s perspective on what form a surfing film can take. From an average school kid in South Africa to the professional world title threat he is today, this film tells the story of surfing prodigy, Jordy Smith.

Women’s Round 1 Lights Up the Oakley World Pro Junior Champs

Women’s Round 1 Lights Up the Oakley World Pro Junior Champs

Day 2 of the 2012 Oakley ASP World Junior Championships Bali saw the ladies hit the water for their opening round of competition today. Three foot (1.5 meter) right handers peeled down the reef at Echo Beach, Canggu, providing the perfect canvas for the women to battle to be the first ASP Women’s World Junior Champion to be crowned in Indonesia.

Oakley World Pro Junior Kicks Off at Pumping Canggu

Oakley World Pro Junior Kicks Off at Pumping Canggu

The 2012 Oakley ASP World Junior Championships Bali have been called on at Echo Beach, Canggu this morning. The day began with a Balinese blessing ceremony, with all competitors dressed in traditional attire on the black sand beach with clean and crisp 3 to 4 foot (1.5 meter) waves breaking on the reef out the front.

Solid southwest swell to hit Canggu for the start of the Oakley World Pro Junior

Solid southwest swell to hit Canggu for the start of the Oakley World Pro Junior

The 2012 Oakley World Pro Junior event waiting period will start off in leftover southwest swell that had peaked earlier in the week, although surfwill still be medium size at Canggu. Decreasing and smaller leftovers take over Sun/Mon. We’ll see a medium size south-southwest swell mix move in later Tue and Wed the 9th-10th, with a larger south-southwest swell for the 11th-12th. More south-southwest swell is on track for the 14th.