Stop number 3 of the 2017 Rip Curl GromSearch Series went ahead this week-end with one hundred entries from all over the world – including kids from New Zealand, Australia, Brazil, Sweden, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Chile as well as the most talented young surfers from all over Indoneasia including Lombok, Sumbawa, Java and Bali. Kids […]
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.
The latest great professional to give Slater’s Surf Ranch a try is Bethany Hamilton, who logged in serious frontside and backside barrel time while enjoying an afternoon at the Surf Ranch with Gerry, husband Adam, and son Tobias.
Successful siblings in surfing, if you will forgive the alliteration, have a long history. The elder Hos, the Malloys, the Fletchers, the Hobgoods, the Padaratzes and the Gudauskases, to name but a few, have shared both elite success and DNA.
A trip all about re-learning how to get out of your comfort zones and into the wild, with Luke Hynd and Kipp Caddy. From snakes to planes to trains and beyond, this is #TheSearch.
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 […]
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 […]
For the second time in the event waiting period, contest directors have switched the official event status from red to yellow, or “High Alert,” in anticipation of a potential Thursday, Aug. 3rd start to competition at 9 AM.
Due to a lack of epic surf conditions at Padang Padang on Friday morning, the Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang will not hold competition this week and will instead wait for a larger swell on the charts for next week.
AFTERNOON UPDATE from Padang Padang at 2 PM local time: The Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang remains on High Alert, but has been called off for today in hopes of larger surf tomorrow. Next competition call will be made Friday, July 28 at 6:30 AM local time for a potential 7 AM start to Round […]