WSL CT 2018: Lowers, Fiji Dropped, Bali and Surf Ranch On

WSL CT 2018: Lowers, Fiji Dropped, Bali and Surf Ranch On

The World Surf League (WSL) has released the 2018 schedule of events covering the men’s and women’s Championship Tours (CT), Qualifying Series (QS), Pro Junior and Longboard tours as well as the WSL Big Wave Tour (BWT).

Gabriel Medina Wins The Rip Curl Pro Portugal

Gabriel Medina Wins The Rip Curl Pro Portugal

Gabriel Medina (BRA) has won the MEO Rip Curl Pro Portugal over Julian Wilson (AUS) in a rematch of their 2012 final at Supertubos. The event culminated in good three-to-five foot waves with Medina’s victory, the eighth event title of his career, only a short ten days after the Brazilian won in France.

Video: Killer Whales Interrupt Surf Contest

Video: Killer Whales Interrupt Surf Contest

The Lofoten Masters surf event in northern Norway made bigger headlines than usual this weekend, with two Killer Whales filmed swimming through the lineup during a heat.

Get Ready for Rip Curl’s GromSearch 3rd Series in Pererenan, Canggu, Bali

Get Ready for Rip Curl’s GromSearch 3rd Series in Pererenan, Canggu, Bali

The 2017 GromSearch Series will continue the third stop in the next few weeks on 16-17 September 2017 in Pererenan, Canggu, Bali. More than 50 ripping young surfers from Java, Bali, Sumbawa, Phillipines and Thailand are already registered and ready to compete in an exciting, safe and friendly environment.

5 Times Surfers Lost Their Shit in a Contest

5 Times Surfers Lost Their Shit in a Contest

When it comes to sports, it’s inevitable that someone’s going to get pissed. Regular athletes don’t usually become professional athletes without a whole lot of passion for their sport, and surfing is no different. Mix that passion with something that’s inherently nearly impossible to score properly and you’ve got a recipe for a boiling cauldron […]

Rio Waida Takes Top Honors at Hello Pacitan Pro

Rio Waida Takes Top Honors at Hello Pacitan Pro

Indonesian prodigy Rio Waida has taken out the 2017 Hello Pacitan Pro QS1,000 event in pumping waves at Watu Karung in East Java. In its first year as a WSL event, Watu Karung didn’t disappoint with barreling, 3-to-6 foot waves on offer throughout the competition window.

Hello Pacitan Pro Greeted With Epic Forecast For First Year As WSL QS1,000

Hello Pacitan Pro Greeted With Epic Forecast For First Year As WSL QS1,000

The inaugural Hello Pacitan Pro World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 is set to kick off tomorrow with a promising forecast on the cards. The event will be held at the pristine beach of Watu Karung situated just West of Pacitan City on Indonesia’s island of Java.