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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.

Julian Wilson Wins Billabong Pro Tahiti

Julian Wilson Wins Billabong Pro Tahiti

Julian Wilson (AUS) claimed victory today at the Billabong Pro Tahiti, Stop No. 7 of 11 on the 2017 World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), after defeating Gabriel Medina (BRA) in the Final. A full day of competition witnessed intense action from the remaining competitors as they battled through 15 heats in six-to-seven foot […]

Rip Curl Cup Invitees Look Forward To Perfect Padang Padang in 2018

Rip Curl Cup Invitees Look Forward To Perfect Padang Padang in 2018

After several close calls at Padang Padang in recent weeks, the waiting period for the 2017 Rip Curl Cup Invitational has drawn to a close without the magic swell required to run the hallowed event. Despite a month-long waiting period during prime swell season (July 10 – August 10), the waves at Padang Padang never […]

Nusa Penida Festival International PRO-AM Surfing Event

Nusa Penida Festival International PRO-AM Surfing Event

The Nusa Penida Festival is annual celebration of the Balinese cultural, with exhibitions and programs for locals and visitors to Indonesia too experience. This year will see the first time ever, an International Pro-Am Surfing event being included on the calendar. Sponsored by our local government of the Klungkung regency, Bali; and the tourism board […]