Pat Curren and Brisa Hennessy wins the 10 year anniversary Rip Curl GromSearch International final at Lakey Peak

Pat Curren and Brisa Hennessy wins the 10 year anniversary Rip Curl GromSearch International final at Lakey Peak

Lakey Peak, Dompu provided the best surf ever for a Rip Curl GromSearch event to decide the boys division of the International GromSearch final. Pat Curren (California, USA) and Jacob Willcox (Margret River, Western Australia) traded overhead sized waves in an amazing final, with the Californian posting a total heat score of 19.63 (out of a possible 20) points, that included a perfect 10 point ride, to hold off the Australian.

Round one of the Rip Curl GromSearch International final

Round one of the Rip Curl GromSearch International final

An increase in swell allowed round one of the Rip Curl GromSearch International final to run in pristine head high surf at Lakey Peak, Indonesia today. Both boys and girls divisions were completed with a progressive display of surfing to decide the quarter finals.

First day of the Rip Curl GromSearch International final

First day of the Rip Curl GromSearch International final

After waking up from the spectacular opening ceremony last night, Rip Curl GromSearch International final competitors were straight out to the famed Lakey Peak line-up for an official Expression Session on the first day of the event waiting period. The European and American competitors took the honors in both the boys and girls sessions with Tim Bisso (FRA) and Brissa Hennessy (USA/Hawaii) winning the Outstanding Performance award for best overall surfer.

10 Year anniversary of the Rip Curl GromSearch International Final set for Lakey Peak

10 Year anniversary of the Rip Curl GromSearch International Final set for Lakey Peak

International junior surfing competitors are arriving in Indonesia to prepare for the 10th anniversary of the Rip Curl GromSearch International Final, held at Lakey Peak in Dompu province of Sumbawa, Indonesia.For the first time in the ten year history of the prestigious event, the International title will be decided outside of it’s traditional home of Bells Beach, Australia.

80 Junior Surfers Show Up For The Last Stop of Rip Curl Gromsearch

80 Junior Surfers Show Up For The Last Stop of Rip Curl Gromsearch

The last stop of Rip Curl GromSearch 2014 happened in Bali over the weekend at the hotbed of Indonesian Surfing – Halfway, Kuta. Known for its great surfers and perfect beach break walls, the groms were so excited to have the chance to compete in a uncrowded line up at one of Bali’s famous surfing spots.

Rip Curl GromSearch Scores Gold in Sumbawa

Rip Curl GromSearch Scores Gold in Sumbawa

Stop #2 of the Rip Curl GromSearch was held in Sumbawa over the weekend and saw the best young surfers from all over Indonesia compete in flawless 3ft conditions at the famous break – Lakey Peak.