Westen Hirst, at only 8 years of age is already placing himself in the line-up to the very top!
Continuing the Search for Indonesia’s best groms, Rip Curl will be kicking off Gromsearch #4 at its most remote location yet in Bengkulu, West Sumatra. A little known hot spot for young surfing talent, Bengkulu is a fabulous stretch of beachbreaks to the south of the capital of Sumatran capital of Padang. Lying just below […]
In a nail-biting final in the pumping surf of Pererenan Rights at Canggu, a consistent Raju Sena successfully held off Rip Curl Rider Ketut Agus’s radical attack to hold on to his second Gromsearch Title at this break in as many years. For this under 16 year old division Final it was a cage fight […]
Rip Curl Gromsearch Series #3 coming to Canggu, Bali this weekend and the registration for the #3 Gromsearch competition has officially opened. Watch the kids warming up for the upcoming gromsearch!
Rip Curl has officially opened the registration for the #2 Gromsearch competition to be held in the right point break of Batu Karas, Pangandaran, West Java on March 19-20th, 2016.
With veteran team captain Kekoa Bacalso leading the charge, this year’s Rip Curl Grom Camp featured 10 young wave warriors battling the constantly changing North Shore conditions and putting their skills to the ultimate test. From maxed out Pipe, to pumping Rocky Point, the groms surfed from sunrise to sunset. When the entire coastline was barraged with over-sized swells, the team Searched high and low for nooks that would allow them to get in the water. After twelve days of broken boards, giggle attacks, sunburns, and countless barrels, it was time for the crew to pack up for home. Mission accomplished; confidence was gained, lessons were learned, and on their next voyage the North Shore the Rip Curl groms will only be that much more prepared.
Setting on fire the imagination of every under 16 year old surfer in Indonesia, Rip Curl is proud to announce their 2016 GromSearch series. With 6 separate competitions staged at 6 different locations promising the best surf in Indonesia, the annual GromSearch gives any under 16yr old surfers their shot at the big time. Real […]
The 12th Annual Rip Curl GromSearch South East Asian Finals were decided this morning in perfect 4 to 5 foot waves at the famed “Canggu right” at Pererenan Beach, Bali. Champions Rio Waida and Cinta Hansel are now headed for the big time at the international finals to be held overseas at a yet to […]
The 12th Annual Rip Curl GromSearch South East Asia Final will honor its legacy of finding the best waves for young competitors by holding the event in the perfect barrels of Keramas, Bali.
A not-so-secret-secret was our third target and the boys had a froth-fest. The boys got barrelled out of their brains and then some, enjoying the 2-4ft conditions with the odd bigger set steamrolling through.