Tag Archives: Surfing Indonesia

Quiksilver presents Iconic for a Reason: Rio Waida in Bali

Few places on earth are more iconic to surfers than Bali, Indonesia. Bali instantly conjures images of perfection, adventure, tradition, and beauty. Rio Waida is lucky to call Bali home. Rio’s hometown connection to this legendary locale make him the perfect ambassador for Quiksilver to kick off it’s “Iconic for a Reason” content series that […]

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 […]

The Indonesian Surfing League, the Athlete Coaching Technique

Surfing is a sport that has been competed in the most prestigious grand event in the world, the Olympics. On August 3, 2016, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided that Surfing would be competed in the Olympics and for the first time in history to be held at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The parent of […]

Remaining 6 Clubs Complete Liga Surfing Indonesia 2021 First Events on 30th of May

2 June, 2021 – Kuta, Bali:  Last Sunday the 30th of May saw the remaining 6 Liga Surfing Indonesia clubs complete their first events of the 2021 season, joining the other 9 clubs whose first events were completed on the 23rd of May for a total of 15 clubs that are signed up for this inaugural LSI season. […]

Asian Surf Co Announces Launch of Liga Surfing Indonesia (LSI)

The Asian Surfing Cooperative (ASC) with the Persatuan Selancar Ombak Indonesia (PSOI) are proud to announce the formation and launching of the Liga Surfing Indonesia (LSI), the first national surf league in the Asian region, which brings together Indonesia’s top surf clubs in a professional yearly competition series directed at creating a sustainable pathway of […]

Wright Ushers In New Era At Pipe, Florence Finally Gets His Masters Trophy

Billabong Pipe Masters and Maui Pro Competition Recap The day began with Heat 4 in the Round of 16 for the Billabong Pipe Masters presented by Hydro Flask, 11-time WSL Champion Kelly Slater (USA) earned a combined 13.67, the high score in the Round of 16 against Jack Robinson (AUS), advancing to the Quarterfinals despite suffering an injury. “I […]

Erin Brooks, Made Joi, and Diki Claim Victories at Padma Boys Game Day Grom Event in Bali

30 November 2020 – Kuta, Bali:  It was a full day of grom-fueled stoke unaffected by Mother Nature’s ability to throw a mixed bag of both surf and weather conditions around Legian Beach yesterday, where some 90 plus kids came from all over Bali to join in and compete for fun, prizes and new surfboards from […]

East Indonesian Groms need your old boards!

A Liquid Future is working in East Indonesia to help protect and develop surfing areas and surfing communities, and as their surfing season will begin soon, would like to ask for help in getting some used surfboards and any surfing related product donations for the groms there. If you can help, please contact George (lives […]

Short Story – Kelly at Padang Padang

Was That Kelly Slater at Padang-Padang Yesterday Morning? So Tuesday night, with the reports coming in that with the arrival of a new swell on Wednesday,  Padang-Padang would be ON, and rumors that a certain R. Kelly Slater, aka the GOAT (Greatest Of All Time) was in Bali to get in on the reportedly empty lineups, […]

Sunday Funday at Padma Boys Family Day

Monday, September 7, 2020: It wasn’t really a contest, although there was a Padma Boys tent on the beach, a green and a red flag, a horn, some colored shirts and a few judges under the tent and surfers paddling out for their 15 minute heats just like at a contest, but when the two […]