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Quarterfinalists in Men’s and Women’s Shortboard Divisions Decided on Day 4 of Phuket Beach Festival International Surfing Competition

August 26, 2022, Phuket, Thailand:  In an intense day of shortboard competition on Day 4 of the Phuket Beach Festival International Surfing Competition today, Quarterfinalists were decided in both Men’s and Women’s Shortboard Divisions with Men’s Round’s 2 and 3 as well as Women’s Round 2 today, as Women’s Round 1 was completed yesterday afternoon. […]

Quarterfinalists in Men’s and Women’s Longboard Divisions Decided on Day 3 of the Phuket Beach Festival International Surfing Competition

August 25, 2022, Phuket, Thailand: In another exciting day of competition at the Phuket Beach Festival in Kata Beach, the men and women longboarders put on a great display of style, grace and flow in the 2-3 foot waves on offer under mostly sunny skies to earn their quarterfinal spots. The first quarterfinalist of the […]

Exciting Longboard Action With Excellent Scores from Top Seeds on Day Two of Phuket Beach Festival International Surfing Competition

After an overnight rain and early cloudiness, the weather cleared and with plenty of waves on offer, the field of 28 Men’s Longboard Division surfers were called into action.  But before the horn blew the start of the competition, Head Judge Mark Cliff gave the judges a quick review of the longboard judging criteria to ensure […]

1st Wave Park Surf League (WPSL) Series 2022 Successfully Completed and Finalists Awarded

August 23, 2022 (Tuesday), Seoul, South Korea —  The inaugural 2022 Wave Park Surf League (WSPL) hosted by Wave Park has successfully been completed after a 10-week long journey with a ceremony held on August 14 to announce and applaud the winners and award them prizes. The 2022 WPSL, hosted by Wave Park, is Korea’s first league-type […]

Phuket Beach Festival’s International Surfing Competition Kicked Off Today at Kata Beach With Over 100 Surfers from South East Asia

August 23, 2022, Phuket, Thailand: The Phuket Beach Festival’s International Surfing Competition kicked off today for the start of what will be 5 more days of exciting surfing action in Phuket, with a total of 110 surfers in combined shortboard and longboard division coming to compete and enjoy beautiful Kata Beach.  Today saw the Men’s […]

Phuket Beach Festival Invites Surfers to Kata Beach for International Surfing Competition from 23-28 August

12 August 2022, Phuket-Thailand:  The Thailand Surfing Federation and Southeast Asia Surfing Association are proud to announce the 2022 Phuket Beach Festival International Surfing Competition, which will take place in Kata Beach, Phuket from August 23rd to 28th and offers both shortboard and longboard men’s and women’s divisions of competition in addition to live music, DJ’s, […]


Bali, Indonesia – 4 August 2022: Marzo seizes opportunity after Benji Brand injury to find groove and dominate final Hawaiian prodigy Erin Brooks puts on historic performance as first woman to compete in the event, placing fourth and winning women’s super heat Indonesian surfers delight local crowd: Two-time champion Mega Semadhi finishes runner-up, Mega Artana […]

Phuket Beach Festival 2022 Announces ASC Sanctioning of its International Surfing Competition

PHUKET, Thailand (Monday, August 01, 2022) The Thailand Surfing Federation is proud to announce that the Asian Surf Cooperative will sanction the PHUKET BEACH FESTIVAL 2022’s International Surfing Competition that will take place from 23-28 August at Kata Beach in Phuket, Thailand.  The ASC will work with the Thailand Surfing Federation and the Southeast Asia Surfing Association (SEASA) to produce this exciting and unique event that is sure […]


Bali, Indonesia – Monday, 1 August 2022: Under perfect blue skies on arguably the most picturesque beach on Bali’s Bukit Peninsula yesterday afternoon, the 16 invitees of the 2022 Rip Curl Cup were introduced to the crowd of hundreds of surfs fans packed on the sand to witness and celebrate the beginning of the month-long waiting period of this […]

Twinny Finny Surf Fest at The Lawn Delivers Thrills, Spills, and Fun to the Gills at Canggu Over the Weekend

1 August 2020, Canggu, Bali:  As promised, the 2022 Twinny Finny Surf Fest delivered two full days of both hilarious and high quality entertainment combined with some amazing surfing by the world’s finest and most proficient twin fin aficionados at The Lawn in Canggu, which ended with Twin Fin World Champions being crowned in Men’s Open, […]