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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.

Photos: The Rip Curl Padang Cup – Expression Session

Photos: The Rip Curl Padang Cup – Expression Session

The Rip Curl Padang Cup – Expression Session last Friday While the anticipated swell delivered on Friday, conditions were too inconsistent to run the Padang Cup, so the event organizers utilized the opportunity for an expression session for invitees. The boys clearly enamored with the chance to surf uncrowded Padang, gave us a glimpse of what’s in store for the contest

2017 International GromSearch Final Opens in Sao Paulo

2017 International GromSearch Final Opens in Sao Paulo

16 of the world’s best junior surfers have just converged on the tiny beachside town of Maresias, Brazil. Home to both 2014 World Champion Gabriel Medina and the Pupo family (Miguel and Samuel), the area prides itself on a lifestyle surrounding surf, sun and an ability to produce Brazil’s best talent in the water.

Brent Dorrington Victorious at Keramas

Brent Dorrington Victorious at Keramas

Keramas was on fire for finals morning of the Komune Bali Pro pres. by The Mad Hueys, with only seven heats needed to run through the Quarters, Semis and Final to crown a champion. The eight surfers left in the draw were gifted the best conditions of the event so far, with flawless 4 – […]

Video: Rio Waida – Bali 2015

Video: Rio Waida – Bali 2015

New edit from 15 y.o Indonesian-Japanese surfer Rio Waida. He had fun sesh in Bali, along with his powerful turns and barrelled.

Video: Rio Waida – Mental + Wise

Video: Rio Waida – Mental + Wise

Rio Waida is an Indonesian-Japanese surfer living in Bali. He recently went on a trip to the Mentawais and enjoyed everything on offer, demonstrating his versatility and style: he enjoyed a bird’s eye view landing sick airs, carved out plenty of space for himself with his powerful turns and still had time to get barrelled…repeatedly.