Indonesian Juniors at WSL World Junior Championships…

Yesterday, Rio Waida took out his Round 1 heat by a large margin, winning with a two-wave heat total of 14..37 over his nearest rival Toy Tanaka of Japan who finished with only a 9.57. Rio got to skip… Read More

2018 REnextop Asian Surfing Tour (RAST) 2018 Will…

9 November, 2018, Bali-Indonesia: REnextop, together with the Asian Surf Cooperative (ASC) and Safari Xtreme are excited to announce the third and final stop of the 2018 REnextop Asian Surfing Tour (RAST),… Read More

RYUKI WAIDA WINS 2018 RIP CURL GROMSEARCH AND A TICKET…

Kuta, Bali – Tuesday, 23 Oct 2018:Hundreds of ripping young surfers from Bali, Java, Sumbawa, Malaysia, Australia and America dedcended on Halfway Kuta Beach, Bali, last weekend, 20-21 October, to compete… Read More

Indonesia’s Rio Waida and Ketut Aditya Earn Spots…

22 October, 2018 - Kuta, Bali: Rio Waida and Ketut Aditya, two of Indonesia’s strongest surfing talents, will take to the international surfing stage this coming December to compete against the best pro… Read More

Champions Crowned in 12 Divisions on Epic Finals Day…

15 October, 2018: Champions in 12 divisions were celebrated yesterday afternoon on the final day of the 13th annual 2018 Manzhou Jialeshuei Pingtung County International Surfing Contest, where semifinals… Read More

Day Two at the 2018 Manzhou Jialeshuei Pingtung County…

13 October, 2018: Day Two of the 2018 Manzhou Jialeshuei Pingtung County International Surfing Contest saw a massive 37 heats run today at the main Rivermouth break to set up the final day’s semi’s and… Read More

Day 1 of the 2018 Manzhou Jialeshuei Pingtung County…

12 October, 2018: The 2018 Manzhou Jialeshuei Pingtung County International Surfing Contest got started today at the scenic surfing beach of Jaileshuei, with the Men’s and Women’s Longboard Divisions,… Read More

Quarterfinalists Decided at Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing…

Cloud 9, Siargao/Philippines (Tuesday, October 2, 2018) - Another day of classic conditions at the 24th annual Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing Cup has seen the field narrowed to only eight surfers to do battle… Read More

Cloud 9 Lives Up To Its Name As It Continues to Deliver…

Cloud 9, Siargao/Philippines (Monday, October 1, 2018) - It’s been another phenomenal day of surfing at the 24th annual Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing Cup, with Round 3 being wrapped up in super clean 4-to-6… Read More

Cloud 9 Continues To Provide on Day Two of The Siargao…

Cloud 9, Siargao/Philippines (Saturday, September 29, 2018) - Cloud 9 has once again shown what it’s made of with epic conditions on Day 2 of the 24th annual Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing Cup. Competitors in… Read More

Local Hero Wows Crowds as Top Seeds Hit The Water…

Cloud 9, Siargao/Philippines (Sunday, September 30, 2018) - An unexpected jump in swell has seen more epic conditions for surfers at the Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing CupWSL Qualifying Series (QS) 3000 event.… Read More

WSL Arrives in The Philippines Ahead of 24th Annual…

Cloud 9, Siargao/Philippines (Thursday, September 27, 2018) - A mass of over 100 of the world’s best surfers have descended on Siargao Island in the Philippines ahead of the 24th annual Siargao Cloud… Read More

Cloud 9 Still On Fire for the Second Day of the 20th…

Cloud 9, General Luna, Siargao Island, Philippines (Tuesday, September 25, 2018) – The swell was slightly smaller, but Cloud 9 still gave us consistent solid 4-foot waves to open the second day of the… Read More

LST PRO-AM Invitational 2018

urfing Festival International PRO-AM Event 2018 is annual celebration of the Balinese cultural, with exhibitions and programs for locals and visitors to Indonesia too experience. This year will be the… Read More

TORSA Announces the 2018 Manzhou Jialeshuei Pingtung…

17 September, 2018: The Taiwan Ocean Recreational Sports Association (TORSA) is proud to announce the 13th running of their largest surfing event of the year, the 2018 Manzhou Jialeshuei Pingtung County… Read More
Sep 11, 2018

Vittoria Farmer and Liam O'Brien Win Inaugural West…

Sekongkang Bay, West Sumbawa, Indonesia (Tuesday, September 11, 2018) - The finals of the West Sumbawa Pro have been run and won at Yo-Yo’s for the first ever Word Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series… Read More
Sep 10, 2018

West Sumbawa Pro Sets Stage For Exciting Finish

Sekongkang Bay, West Sumbawa, Indonesia (Monday, September 10, 2018) - The West Sumbawa Pro continued to dish up the action at the high-performance right-hander of Yo-Yo's on Day 2 of competition. The… Read More
Sep 10, 2018

Solid Surf and Strong Winds Dominate Day 1 of West…

Sekongkang Bay, West Sumbawa, Indonesia (Sunday, 9th September, 2018) - The Indonesian leg of the Qualifying Series continued today with at the West Sumbawa Pro, the first ever World Surf League event… Read More

WSL Lands in West Sumbawa Ahead of Qualifying Series…

Friday, September 7, 2018 The inaugural West Sumbawa Pro World Surf League Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 men's and women's event is set to get underway this weekend at the world class right-hander of Yo-Yo's.… Read More

Vittoria Farmer and Liam O’Brien Take Victory at Inaugural…

Simeulue Island, Aceh/Indonesia (Monday, September 3, 2018) - Australian surfers Liam O’Brien and Vittoria Farmer have taken out the inaugural Simeulue Pro held on the paradise island in Aceh Province,… Read More

Halfway Kuta Boardriders takes out the 2018 Medewi…

Sat-Sun 25 - 26 Aug 2018: Young Gun Mega Artana who had won the Juniors Division two times previously, stepped it up to take out the opens division this year. Ryuki Waida from Padma Boys and the young… Read More

Ketut Agus and Vittoria Farmer Win 2018 Nias Pro QS1,000…

Lagundri Bay, Nias/IDN (Monday, August 27, 2018) - Ketut Agus of Indonesia and Vittoria Farmer (AUS) are the winners of the Nias Pro 2018 World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 Men’s and… Read More

Competition Kicks Off in Epic Surf at Nias Pro

Lagundri Bay, Nias/IDN (Friday, August 24, 2018) - Day 1 of the 2018 Nias Pro WSL Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 began with flawless conditions and 6 feet surf reeling through one of the worlds best point… Read More

OmbakBali Festival 10th Anniversary! 12-15 September…

South East Asia’s one and only surf film festival hits the beachfront with an epic birthday bash from 12-15 September 2018. Turning 10 is quite a milestone and we hope you will help us celebrate with… Read More

Nias, Simeulue and West Sumbawa host World Surf League…

WSL Asia and the ASC are delighted to offer up a trifecta of WQS 1000 Men’s and Women’s events in the prime surfing locations of Nias, Simeulue Island, and West Sumbawa, all within the peak Indonesian… Read More

Tipi Jabrik takes out Uluwatu Challenge in Epic Conditions

Uluwatu, Bali, 31st July, 2018 In by far the most epic wave conditions of any of the 5 previous Quiksilver Uluwatu Challenges, Bali’s Tipi Jabrik bested the 54-strong field of local and international… Read More

WEST SUMBAWA PRO AT YOYO'S INDONESIA CONFIRMED!

Bali, Indonesia – Monday, 23rd July 2018: The West Sumbawa Pro in Indonesia has just been confirmed as a QS1000 Men’s and Women’s and is set to run September 8 to 12. Read More

Natsumi Taoka, Darma Yasa, and Jay-R Esquivel all…

21 June, 2018: Patong Beach, Phuket-Thailand: At the end of an exciting finals day at the REnextop Asian Surfing Tour Stop #2 at Patong Beach, Japan’s Natsumi Taoka was crowned the winner of both the… Read More

Jack Robinson Wins 2018 Rip Curl Cup On The Swell…

Padang Padang, Bali, Indonesia (Thursday, July 19, 2018): Patience was rewarded at Padang Padang Thursday for the Finals of the 2018 Rip Curl Cup. After playing coy last year and withholding the world-class… Read More

Day 2 of the REnextop Asian Surfing Tour (RAST) Stop…

19 June, 2018: Patong Beach, Phuket-Thailand: The start of the second day action at the REnextop Asian Surfing Tour stop in Phuket was delayed for about an hour this morning when a heavy storm squall… Read More

REnextop Asian Surfing Tour (RAST) Stop #2 at Patong…

19 June, 2018: Patong Beach, Phuket-Thailand: After a stormy day yesterday, today dawned with moderate winds, clear skies and beautiful conditions for the start of the RAST #2 event at scenic Patong Beach… Read More

Eight Surfers Remain After Wild Day 1 of Rip Curl…

Bali, Indonesia – Sunday, 15th July 2018: After a long slumber, Padang Padang roared back to life for the opening rounds of the Rip Curl Cup 2018 on Sunday. A pulsing southwest swell brought 6-to-8 foot… Read More

Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang On High Alert For Sunday…

Coolangatta, QLD/AUS (Wednesday, July 11, 2018) - The 2018 Rip Curl Cup is officially on “High Alert” to be held on Sunday, July 15th at Padang Padang, Bali, Indonesia. With an impressive South West swell… Read More

The Uluwatu cave will be calling all comers once again…

10th July, 2018 – Uluwatu, Bali: Quiksilver is now offering up 40 spots on a first-come, first served basis to surf iconic Uluwatu in the 6th annual Quiksilver Uluwatu Challenge Fundraiser on July 29th.… Read More

RIP CURL CUP OPENING CEREMONY THIS SUNDAY, JULY 1st…

Bali, Indonesia – Tuesday, 26 June 2018: The world’s best tube riders are ready to gather at Bali’s most hallowed wave on Sunday, July 1st for the Rip Curl Cup Opening Ceremony. All are welcome to attend… Read More

Ho, Freestone, Robinson Receive Invitations to Rip…

Coolangatta, QLD/AUS (Monday, June 18, 2018) - Keramas delivered. Uluwatu did not disappoint. And now the WSL returns to Bali’s world-class waves for the third time in 2018 for the highly anticipated… Read More

Second Stop of the REnextop Asian Surfing Tour (RAST)…

14 June, 2018: Bali, Indonesia. REnextop, together with the Asian Surf Cooperative (ASC) and Surfing Thailand are excited to announce that the second stop of the REnextop Asian Surfing Tour (RAST), China’s… Read More

Huge Waves Show Up At Padang Padang For Rip Curl Cup…

Bali, Indonesia (Monday, 28 May 2018): In Bali, the best waves always go to the locals, even when the WSL is in town. On a day when the world’s best surfers made their highly-anticipated return to Bali… Read More

WSL Corona Bali Protected Press Session at Komaneka…

27 May 2018 – Keramas - Gianyar, Bali: Members of the Indonesian press were invited to the luxurious beachside location of the Komaneka Resort Keramas today to meet some of the world’s top professional… Read More

Carol Henrique Wins Hurley Women's Trials to Nab Corona…

26 May, Keramas - Bali: 22-year-old Carol Henrique from Portugal nabbed the one wildcard spot up for grabs into the Corona Bali Protected World Championship Tour event today in a last minute comeback… Read More

Corona Renames World Surf League’s Bali Pro to “Corona…

KERAMAS, Bali/Indonesia (May 22, 2018) - As the title sponsor of the World Surf League’s Bali Pro championship tour event, Corona is updating the previously announced “Corona Bali Pro” and renaming it… Read More

The Canceled Margaret River Pro will be Completed…

The Margaret River Pro was canceled last month after nearby shark activity in the Western Australia region. The event will be completed at the world-class wave of Uluwatu on the island of Bali, Indonesia,… Read More

Oney Anwar, Chelsea Tuach, Mencos and Aping Agudo…

6 May 2018: Kuta Beach, Bali, Indonesia: In an exciting conclusion to the first stop of the Renextop Asian Surfing Tour 2018 season at Halfway Kuta Beach yesterday, it was Indonesia’s Oney Anwar taking… Read More

Day 3 of RAST #1 in Kuta, Bali See's Spectacular Shortboard…

4 May 2018: Kuta Beach, Bali, Indonesia: Day 3 of the RAST event on the world famous Kuta Beach in Bali saw all four divisions completing their man-on-man (and woman-on-woman) quarterfinals today in glassy… Read More

Top Seeds in Men’s and Women’s Shortboard Divisions…

2 May 2018: Kuta Beach, Bali, Indonesia: Glassy 1-2 foot waves got the Women’s Shortboard Division started off promptly at 7 am, and with the exception of a few lulls during the high tide, conditions… Read More

Quarterfinalists in Men’s and Women’s Longboard Divisions…

2 May 2018: Kuta Beach, Bali, Indonesia: The excellent longboarding waves on offer at the world famous Halfways - Kuta Beach in Bali today saw quarterfinalists decided in both the Men’s and Women’s divisions… Read More

REnextop Asian Surfing Tour (RAST) Stop #1 at Kuta…

30 April 2018: Bali, Indonesia. The first RAST event of 2018 is set to start on Wednesday the 2nd of May at Halfway - Kuta Beach, with four divisions of competitors competing over the four day period… Read More

Oney Anwar and Alysse Cooper Take Impressive Wins…

LAMPUNG, Sumatra/Indonesia (Friday, April 20, 2018) - Oney Anwar and Alysse Cooper have won the men’s QS1,500 and women’s QS1,000 rated World Surf League Krui Pro in South Sumatra today. The day dawned… Read More

Surf Fires For Massive Day of Action at Krui Pro in…

LAMPUNG, Sumatra/Indonesia (Thursday, April 19, 2018) - The 2018 Krui Pro ran though a massive day of competition in near perfect conditions to decide the Semifinalists in the women’s QS1,000 division… Read More

Ladies Light Up Lefts at Krui Pro

LAMPUNG, Sumatra/Indonesia (Tuesday, April 17, 2018) - The 2018 Krui Pro ran though the last four heats of men’s Round 2 and went straight into the women’s QS1,000 division. The surf was slightly smaller… Read More

Quarterfinalists Decided at Krui Pro Women’s QS1,000

LAMPUNG, Sumatra/Indonesia (Wednesday, April 18, 2018) - The Krui Pro ran through four heats of the women’s QS1,000 division to decide the Quarterfinalist who are from a diverse range of countries. Of… Read More

Krui Pro Scores Sensational Surf For Opening Day

LAMPUNG, Sumatra/Indonesia (Monday, April 16, 2018) - The 2018 Krui Pro started in excellent conditions with four-to-six foot (1.5 - 1.8 metre) long left-handers on offer for the eager crop of professional… Read More

Krui Pro QS Set For Start in Sumatra Indonesia

The 2018 Krui Pro men's QS1,500 and women's QS1,000 is set for a start early tomorrow as the first swells of the season start to roll in. Today saw a press conference with the local and national government… Read More

Stephanie Gilmore And Italo Ferreira Win The Rip Curl…

BELLS BEACH, Victoria/AUS (Thursday, April 5, 2018) - Today, Stephanie Gilmore and Italo Ferreira won the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, Stop No. 2 of the World Tour. After an exciting week of competitive… Read More

Krui Pro To Return To South Sumatra Bigger and Better…

The World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) is about to head to South Sumatra in Indonesia, one of the most picturesque locations on the calendar for the 2018 Krui Pro. In its second year as a… Read More

Second Season of REnextop Asian Surfing Tour (RAST)…

20 March 2017: Bali, Indonesia. REnextop, together with the Asian Surf Cooperative (ASC) and the Halfway Kuta Boardriders are excited to announce that the second season of the REnextop Asian Surfing Tour… Read More

Indonesia’s Rio Waida Competes in the Trials of the…

10 March 2018, Coolangatta, Queensland: At the Trials for the wildcard entry into the World Championship Tour’s first event of the year, the Quiksilver Pro at Snapper Rocks, Indonesia’s Rio Waida competed… Read More

Bali’s Pioneering Girl Surfer Diah Rahayu Re-Signs…

Bali’s star surf girl, Diah Rahayu, has officially announced that she will re-sign with longtime sponsor Rip Curl Southeast Asia for another two years, ensuring women’s surfing will be represented at… Read More

Indonesia to Receive Two Wildcards in the upcoming…

In appreciation for Bali and Indonesia hosting this World Championship Tour event, they are giving two Wildcards to Indonesia, one for the men and one for the women! Read More

6th Annual Single and Unattached Classis Single Fin…

19 February 2018, San Jan, La Union, Philippines: The 6th annual Single and Unattached Single Fin Invitational came to an exciting conclusion yesterday afternoon in a race against the setting sun after… Read More

Asian Surf Cooperative to Power More Asian Surfing…

The Asian Surf Cooperative (ASC) is delighted to announce an exclusive partnership with LiveHeats to utilize its cloud-based competition management and live scoring software system in surfing competitions… Read More

Single and Unattached Classic Single Fin Contest and…

15 February 2018, Urbitztondo Beach, San Juan, Philippines: The competitors have been briefed today at Olas Banditos, the boards were inspected yesterday at Clean Beach, and the opening party is set to… Read More

REnextop Asian Surfing Tour 2017 Crowns Champions…

17 December 2017: San Juan, La Union, Philippines: In an exciting finale to the inaugural REnextop Asian Surfing Tour 2017 at La Union in the Philippines yesterday, Men’s divisional champions and RAST… Read More

Women’s Longboard and Shortboard Action on Day 1 of…

14 December 2017: San Juan, La Union, Philippines: The 3rd and final stop of the 2017 REnextop RAST Tour got off to a great start today in excellent 2-3 foot waves at Mona Lisa Point, with the Women’s… Read More

Women’s Longboard and Shortboard Champions Crowned…

14 December 2017: San Juan, La Union, Philippines: Japan’s Kairi Sekaguchi claimed the Women’s Shortboard victory and clinched her REnextop Asian Surfing Tour 2017 Women’s Shortboard Championship, and… Read More

TOKONG WINS 2017 REEF PRO LA UNION, FIRST PSCT GRAND…

It was a hard-fought comeback for John Mark Tokong as he beats Piso Alcala in an epic thirty-minute duel on the final day of the REEF Pro La Union. Further, after four legs of the tour- Siargao, Lanuza,… Read More

Philippines’ Best Surfers Converge at the REEF Pro…

Remarkable wave conditions welcomed the best surfers from all over the Philippines for the fourth and final leg of the Philippine Surfing Championship Tour (PSCT), the REEF Pro La Union, held at the famous… Read More

Honolua Blomfield Becomes 2017 Women’s World Longboard…

Jinzun Harbour, Taitung/Taiwan (Wednesday, November 29, 2017) - In a historical day of surfing at the Taiwan Open World Longboard Championship, 18-year-old Hawaiian sensation Honolua Blomfield (HAW) has… Read More

Indonesia’s Rio Waida is Asia’s Number 1 Ranked Surfer…

25 November 2017, Taitung, Taiwan:  Today at the beach awarding of the Taiwan Open of Surfing at Jinzun Harbor in Taiwan, Indonesia’s Rio Waida received the WSL Asia Region trophy from the WSL’s Steve… Read More

Jinzun Continues To Pump For Day 2 of Taiwan Open…

Jinzun Harbour, Taitung/Taiwan (Friday, November 24, 2017) - Jinzun Harbour has continued to serve up quality waves on Day 2 of the Taiwan Open of Surfing QS1,500. Competitors were treated to more wind-affected… Read More

Action Aplenty For Day One of Taiwan Open of Surfing…

Jinzun Harbour, Taitung/Taiwan (Thursday, November 23, 2017) - The final World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1,500 event for 2017, the Taiwan Open of Surfing, has kicked off today at Jinzun… Read More

JEEP INTERNATIONAL HAINAN OPEN KICKS OFF IN TOUGH…

Lingsui, Hainan/China (Thursday, November 16, 2017) - The Inaugural Jeep International Hainan Cup World Surf League (WSL) Men’s Qualifying Series (QS) 3000 event has kicked off today in extremely tough… Read More

TOP SEEDS HIT THE WATER AT JEEP INTERNATIONAL HAINAN…

Lingsui, Hainan/China (Friday, November 17, 2017) - The top seeds have hit the water on Day 2 of the Jeep International Hainan Open World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 3000 event. The small… Read More

The ASC has Changed its Name - But Not its Focus!

11 November 2017, Kuta, Bali, Indonesia: The Asian Surfing Championships is excited to announce their new name, the Asian Surf Cooperative, or Asian Surf Co for short. The word Cooperative was chosen… Read More

Kona Eru And Taina Izquierdo Are The 2017 Rip Curl…

After an epic weekend of big waves and gutsy surfing performances by a crop of Southeast Asia’s best young surfers, Kona Eru (13, Sanur, Bali) and Taina Izquierdo (15, Uluwatu, Bali) emerged victorious… Read More

Bali’s Darmaputra Tonjo Wins Aceh International Surfing…

28 October 2017, Matanurung Beach, Simeulue Island-Aceh: Bali’s Darmaputra Tonjo claimed victory today over fellow Bali competitor Pepen Hendrik in an exciting 30 minute finale to the Aceh International… Read More

Quarterfinalists Decided on Day 2 of Aceh International…

27 October 2017, Matanurung Beach, Simeulue Island-Aceh: In a short day of competition on the second day of the Aceh International Surfing Championship 2017, the field was narrowed down to the 8 surfers… Read More

Exciting First Day Action and Opening Ceremony Starts…

26 October 2017, Matanurung Beach, Simeulue Island-Aceh: Day 1 of the Aceh International Surfing Championship 2017 got off to an exciting start this morning in glassy 2-3 foot waves at Dylans, with Round… Read More

South East Asia’s Top Junior Surfers Will Train For…

18 of South East Asia's best junior surfers will compete in the most important contest of their young surfing careers this weekend, October 28 & 29, when the Rip Curl GromSearch National Finals storms… Read More

Massive Opening Day at the Jialeshuei Surfing Festival…

7 October 2017, Pingtung County, Kenting-Taiwan: The opening day of the Jaileshuei Surfing Festival 2017 saw a massive 40 heats run amidst wildly variable weather and swell conditions, where gale force… Read More

Champions Crowned to Complete the 12th Jaileshuei…

9 October 2017, Jaileshuei Beach, Manzhou-Pingtung County, Kenting-Taiwan: A memorable three days came to a close yesterday afternoon with the crowning of surfing champions in 11 divisions at the 12th… Read More

Jialeshuei Surfing Festival 2017 Set to Go With Over…

6 October 2017, Pingtung County, Kenting-Taiwan: The 12th annual Jialeshuei Surfing Festival 2017 is set to start tomorrow morning with over 170 surfers registered across 10 divisions for the three day… Read More

THE 19TH SIARGAO NATIONAL SURFING CUP COMING UP SEPTEMBER…

September 7, 2017: Manila, Philippines: The first ever Philippine Surfing Championship Tour will launch and make history this coming September 15 to 21, 2017 at the world-renowned Cloud 9 in Siargao Island. Read More

GROMMETS BROUGHT ON THE HEAT AT PADMA BEACH DURING…

PADMA BEACH, BALI – The second event of the three-part Billabong Bloodlines Series – Bali 2017 took place bright and early on Padma Beach, 27 August 2017, in classic Bali beach-break conditions, providing… Read More

RIP CURL CUP ON HIGH ALERT FOR POSSIBLE THURSDAY START…

Padang Padang, Bali – Monday, 24 July 2017: The 2017 Rip Curl Cup is officially on “High Alert” to be held on Thursday, July 27th at Padang Padang. With an impressive SW swell currently tracking towards… Read More

THE FIRST LEG OF BILLABONG BLOODLINES SERIES – BALI…

Kuta Beach, Bali, Indonesia - The first of the three-part Billabong Bloodlines Series – Bali 2017 kicked off last Sunday, 16 July, at Halfway Kuta Beach. The day started slightly overcast, but came noon,… Read More

3rd Annual ISA International Surf and SUP Coaching…

This is the 3rd year that the Rip Curl School of Surf has hosted an ISA International Surf Coaching and Instructor Symposium here in Bali, but this year it was expanded to include three different certification… Read More

Opening Ceremony Kicks off 2017 Rip Curl Cup Waiting…

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/AUS (Monday, July 10, 2017) - Invited athletes and surf fans from around the globe gathered at Padang Padang beach on Sunday for the opening ceremony of the Rip Curl Cup 2017.… Read More