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With a brand new spot, a brand new format and a brand new opportunity for Java’s hottest junior surfers, Rip Curl Gromsearch #3 unleashed the most talented pool of surfers yet into 6 foot surf off Krakal Beach, Java. With most surfers weighing in well under 45 kilos, the big conditions were challenging to say the least as the 58 fearless competitors jumped into a roaring rip heat after heat to give it their best shot. And why not? When a championship is at stake and a chance to win an all-expense paid trip to the international Gromsearch coming up this summer at an out-of-the-country location?
Best under 16 athletes of the World from ten different countries competing at Maresias Beach, Brazil during Rip CurlGrom Search International Final.
Bethany Hamilton takes on one of surfing’s greatest challenges – Teahupoo.
The third Gromsearch super showdown is on this weekend at Krakal Beach, Java, as Rip Curl’s search for Indonesia’s hottest young performer’s marches on. Working in partnership with the boardriders community of the DI Yogjakarta region, the challenging break of Krakal Beach has been chosen as the new venue to watch Java’s best junior surfers compete for the title of local Gromsearch Champion.
Nothing but good times at Carparks and Keramas with Taj Burrow, Ethan Ewing, Kalani Ball, Sheldon Simkus, Shaun Harrington, Nick Vasicek, Jay Davies, Garut Widiarta, Oney Anwar and more enjoying the Komune Bali Pro.
Local surfer Samuel Pupo (BRA) and Leilani McGonagle (CRI) have been crowned Rip Curl GromSearch International champions over Kei Kobayashi(USA) and Australian Jaleesa Vincent in fantastic conditions at Maresias Beach, Sao Paulo, Brazil on the weekend.
Current WSL World Surfing Champion, Gabriel Medina officially opened the Rip Curl GromSearch International final today in Brazil, and welcomed 16 junior competitors from all over the globe to his home beach of Maresias, on the Northern coastline of Sao Paulo state.
Harry flexes his repertoire hard for five minutes here, and you’re gonna want to watch every second of it. From insane barrels to ridiculous above-the-lip surfing, young Harry has got a bag full of tricks that we hope to see more of in the future. Here’s to another cover someday, one where he’s maybe even riding a wave.
Gabriel Medina has just been announced as a member of an even more exclusive club in 2015: TIME’s list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World. Medina is in the “Icons” category, along with fellow Influential 100ers Pope Francis, Björk, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Taylor Swift, among others.