30 October 2012, Kuta-Bali: The Coca Cola Indonesian Surfing Championship Tour will celebrate its 9th season on the 2nd of November with a formal Championship Awards Presentation at the W Retreat and Spa in Bali’s upscale Seminyak area, with an After Party at the nearby Mantra Restaurant and Bar.
The doors will open for the formal dress code invitation-only dinner at 7:00 pm, with a specially prepared 4-course meal and drinks and a photo/video montage of images and scenes from this year’s surfing competition events, held across Indonesia from West Sumbawa to the Mentawaii Islands of Sumatra and including Phuket, Thailand.
The 2012 Awards Presentation will follow, where Indonesia’s surfing champions will be honored for their outstanding competitive performance and commitment during the 2012 season and receive their trophies and winner’s checks. Six divisions will crown champions this year as follows:
OPEN DIVISION – RADITYA RONDI
WOMEN’S DIVISION – YASNYIAR GEA
MASTER’S DIVISION – KETUT JULIARTA
PRO JUNIOR DIVISION – GAZALI HAMZAH
JUNIOR DIVISION – RAJU SENA
LONGBOARD DIVISION – ARIP “MENCOS” NURHIDAYAT
Of special mention is the fact that Yasnyiar “Bonne” Gea has now won her 5th consecutive Indonesian Women’s title, Arip “Mencos” Nurhidayat is the Longboard Champion for the 2nd year running, and Ketut Juliarta will receive his 2nd Masters title. In addition to the crowning of the champions, other awards and recognition will be given to those individuals, event sponsors, and supporters of the Coca-Cola ISC tour that have made outstanding contributions to the sport of surfing in Indonesia.
Following the close of the Awards Presentation will be the After Party at Mantra presented by Ketel One Vodka, which will start at approximately 11 pm. All are invited to join in and party with Indonesia’s pro surfers, together with the industries and people that support them.
The Coca-Cola ISC 2012 Championship Awards Presentation is sponsored by the W Retreat & Spa, Ketel One Vodka, Nixon, and Coca-Cola Amatil Indonesia, with media partners Alam TV Bali, Bali & Beyond, Baliwaves.com, Balibelly.tv, The Beat, IMag, Lines Magazine, Life Without Andy, Magic Wave Surf Community Newspaper, My Life On Board, NowBali, Outdoor Channel, Pro Motion Events, RVM, Surfersvillage.com, Surftime Magazine, and We-Like.org.