Tag Archives: Rio Waida

Pumping Surf Greets Competitors on Day 3 of Krui Pro

KRUI, SOUTH SUMATRA/INDONESIA (Monday, June 13, 2022) – The 2022 Krui Pro World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 5000 event has continued today with a massive day of competition. Pumping four-to-six foot plus surf was on offer all day at Ujung Bocur which allowed for the completion of the men’s Round of 64 and the opening heat of the women’s […]

G-Land Comes to Life for Opening Day of Quiksilver/ROXY Pro

G-LAND, Banyuwangi, Indonesia (Saturday, May 28, 2022) – The Quiksilver/ROXY Pro G-Land, Stop No. 6 on the World Surf League (WSL) 2022 Championship Tour (CT) and the first competition following the Mid-season Cut, kicked off its opening day in super clean, three-to-five foot waves at the ‘Money Trees’ section of G-Land, the world-class left-hand stretch of reef located […]

Rio Waida and Teresa Bonvalot Claim Biggest Victories of Their Careers

Portugal’s Teresa Bonvalot (PRT) has long been touted as the next European female to join the elite ranks and battle for a title on the Championship Tour. Today, Bonvalot has taken a step in the right direction, taking the biggest win of her young career with a victory here at the Sydney Surf Pro Challenger Series […]

Rio Waida, Ketut Agus, and Kailani Johnson Win WSL Challenger Series Spots at Vans Bali Pro Presented by East Ventures – Liga Surfing Indonesia Grand Final Starts Tomorrow

10 March, 2022 – Kuta, Bali:  After two days of intense competition at the World Surf League Qualifying Series Vans Bali Pro presented by East Ventures yesterday, three of Indonesia’s top professional surfers achieved their goal of joining the WSL’s Challenger Series. More important than the prize money on offer, it was the points they were […]

Rio Waida and Kailani Johnson Win Vans Bali Pro Presented by East Ventures

KUTA BEACH, BALI / IDN (Wednesday March 9, 2022) – Indonesia’s Championship Tour hopefuls Rio Waida and Kailani Johnson have claimed victory at the inaugural Vans Bali Pro Presented by East Ventures World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1000 event. The pair had to overcome a massive field in two-to-three foot surf at the break  known as ‘Halfways’ at Kuta Beach with Johnson making […]

Competition Lights Up Kuta Beach on Day 1 of Vans Bali Pro Presented by East Ventures

KUTA BEACH, BALI / IDN (Tuesday March 8, 2022) –  Day 1 of the Vans Bali Pro Presented by East Ventures World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1000 event and Pro Junior events kicked off today at Kuta Beach. Indonesia’s best up and coming surfers were treated to fun two-to-three foot surf at the break  known as ‘Halfways’ for […]

Indonesia to Welcome Back Pro Surfing Tomorrow For Day 1 of Vans Bali Pro Presented by East Ventures

KUTA BEACH, BALI / IDN (Monday March 7, 2022) –  Indonesia’s best surfers have descended on Kuta Beach in Bali for the Vans Bali Pro Presented by East Ventures, World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1000 event and Pro Junior, which is set to run from March 8 – 9. It will be the first WSL junior and QS […]

East Ventures sponsors two major Indonesia surfing competitions

JAKARTA, 4 March 2022 一 East Ventures is beyond happy to announce its support of two surfing competitions in Bali, the Vans Bali Pro presented by East Ventures from 8-9 March 2022 and the Liga Surfing Indonesia 2021 Grand Final from 11-13 March 2022, which take place at Bali’s most well-known beach destination of Halfways, Kuta […]

Indonesia’s Olympic Surfer Rio Waida Defeats Current World Number 3 Filipe Toledo at the Corona Open Mexico to advance to Round of 16

12 August 2021, Kuta, Bali: Up against World Number 3 Filipe Toledo today in man-on-man Round 3 (Round of 32) action at the Corona Open Mexico presented by Quiksilver, needing a score of just 4.5 to win the heat and advance to Round 4 (Round of 16) and with only 20 seconds left, Indonesia’s first […]

Indonesian Wildcard Rio Waida is Into the Round of 32 at the Corona Open Mexico presented by Quiksilver

11 August, 2021  Kuta, Bali:  Fresh off a historic appearance as the first Indonesian surfer to compete in the first Olympics to include the sport of surfing, one of only 20 male surfers in the entire world, 21-year-old Rio Waida from Bali jumped onto a plane from Tokyo and many hours later arrived at the small seaside […]