Pat Curren and Brisa Hennessy wins the 10 year anniversary Rip Curl GromSearch International final in the best conditions ever seen for a GromSearch final at Lakey peak, Sumbawa, Indonesia.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
For the last stop, Rip Curl returns to Bali ! This Sunday Rip Curl GromSearch 4th event of the 2014 series will be held in the famous beach of Kuta, Half Way, Bali.
Last weekend the Rip Curl GromSearch returned to the famous cobble stone point break of Cimaja beach, Pelabuhan Ratu Jawa Barat after a 4 year break.
Four years later, Rip Curl returns to Cimaja ! This Sunday Rip Curl GromSearch event number #3 of the 2014 series will be held in the beautiful part of West of Java in Cimaja.
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.