Brent Dorrington Takes Out 2017 Komune Bali Pro pres. by The Mad Hueys

Brent Dorrington Takes Out 2017 Komune Bali Pro pres. by The Mad Hueys KERAMAS, Bali /IDN (Thursday, April 27, 2017) -  Keramas was on fire for finals morning of the Komune Bali Pro pres. by The Mad Hueys, with only seven heats needed to run through the Quarters, Semis and Final to crown a champion. The eight surfers left in the draw were gifted the best conditions of the … [Read more...]

WSL Set For Return To Keramas for Komune Bali Pro pres. by The Mad Hueys

WSL Set For Return To Keramas for Komune Bali Pro pres. by The Mad Hueys KERAMAS, Bali /IDN (Saturday, April 22, 2017) -  The WSL Asia QS1,000 tour just wrapped up at the Krui Pro in Sumatra, Indonesia, and now the east coast of Bali is preparing for next week’s Komune Bali Pro pres. by The Mad Hueys. This event is a highlight of the world-wide WSL Qualifying Series as a … [Read more...]

First Ever Krui Pro Starts In Excellent Surf April 15 – 20

First Ever Krui Pro Starts In Excellent Surf April 15 - 20 Tanjung Setia Beach, Sumatra, Indonesia (Sunday, April 16, 2017) -  The remote town of Krui came alive this morning as competition was called on for the first heats of the inaugural Krui Pro. Situated on the southern tip of Sumatra, Indonesia, this coastline is a swell magnet for powerful southern ocean swells. The … [Read more...]

Leaving Bali – Without place (a short story)

Leaving Bali - Without place a short story by resident story teller Colin Decosta Leaving day, the last day in Bali always makes me feel like I’m going through a slow transformation; as the attributes of Bali are progressively stripped off me by the leaving process. 12 noon. I am now without room. Suddenly and cruelly evicted by a predetermined arbitrary date and time on … [Read more...]

The 2017 ISA Scholarship program is now accepting applications

On behalf of the PSOI (Indonesia Governing Body of Surfing in Indonesia), we send this information to junior surfers here and in other Asian countries that need money to surf, go to school, and enter competitions. Bahasa Indonesia: International Surfing Association (ISA) membuka pendaftaran Program Beasiswa ISA 2017 yang diperuntukkan bagi para surfer junior (usia di … [Read more...]

NYOMAN “BLACKY” SATRIA joins VOLCOM INDONESIA

VOLCOM INDONESIA ANNOUNCES NEW SURF TEAM RIDER: NYOMAN "BLACKY" SATRIA Volcom Indonesia is proud to welcome Nyoman Satria (a.k.a. Blacky) to their surf team. This 22-year-old is a big wave charger, clean carve master, OG to the bone, and true to the Stone. Born and raised in Bali, and having grown up in a family of surf legends, it is by no surprise Blacky lives and breaths … [Read more...]

Bad Magic, a short story by Nick Bruechle

Bad Magic A story by Nick Bruechle http://nickbruechle.com/bad-magic/ Slouching into a hard, uncomfortable aluminium chair, Calem Wright clutched an overpriced Bintang and stared at the people hustling around him. Sun-burned bodies and corn-rowed hair, smiles all round and big packages containing paintings, carvings and other good, honest Bali junk – everyone was going … [Read more...]

Asian Surfing Championships Celebrates 2016 Champions

Asian Surfing Championships Celebrates 2016 Champions at The Lawn in Canggu 24 December 2016 – Kuta, Bali:  Although gale force onshore winds and crazy Bali holiday traffic posed threats to the 2016 Asian Surfing Championships last night, The Lawn in Canggu with its management and staff provided a very comfy and safe haven for the 100+ surfers and invited guests who make the … [Read more...]

Asian Surfing Championships Announces ASC Awards 2016

[baliwaves] Asian Surfing Championships Announces ASC Awards 2016 Attention:  Change of Venue and Date for ASC Awards 2016 Due to changes in their management and to our original agreement with the Armada Flow House Bali, the ASC Awards will not be held at the Armada Flow House Bali this Saturday evening 17th of December 2016. We have chosen another venue, The Lawn … [Read more...]

SURFEARS – ear plugs that actually work

SURFEARS ear plug Road Test Hi surfers and if you have been having trouble with water getting stuck inside your ear, and most of us do know what it's like, not good. Then I have to recommend that you give these new SURFEARS ear plugs a try out. How do I know ? I was lucky and got to try out a set of plugs for a road test, so to say. For starters I have personally had one … [Read more...]