In June, Rip Curl will again bring the Coca-Cola Indonesian Surfing Championship tour to beautiful West Sumbawa for another 6-Star Prime-rated surfing event. After the success of the exciting inaugural event held last year in September, the world-class waves, the strong support of the West Sumbawa Government, and the helpful local surfing community made it an easy decision for … [Read more...]
Lakey Peak Sumbawa – Are You Ready for Rip Curl GromSearch 3?
After the long trek to Padang in West Sumatra for GromSearch 2 last month, the Rip Curl GromSearch crew will island-hop from Bali over to world famous Lakey Peak in Sumbawa for GromSearch 3, taking place on Sunday, April 5. Lakey Peak is home of several of the Rip Curl Surf Team members including Ony Anwar, Dedi Gun, Muhlis Jaffar and Andre, so expect the competition to be … [Read more...]
Padang hosts Rip Curl GromSearch #2
9 March, Padang Sumatra: The historic port city of Padang in West Sumatra is well known for its position as the gateway to the world famous surfing destination of the Mentawai Islands, so the Rip Curl GromSearch crew was stoked to be able to come from Bali to put on a contest for the growing local Padang surf community. A beautiful stretch of sand with coconut trees lining … [Read more...]
Rip Curl GromSearch 2 goes to Padang – Sumatra!
After the February success of Rip Curls GromSearch 2009 in Kuta - Lombok, the contest is ready to go to the next level. For the first time the event will be held in Padang - Sumatra. On the 8th of March, the contest is kicking off to find Sumatera's hottest grommet. The winner of GromSearch series 2009 “Padang” will be flown to Bali for the national final, to battle it out … [Read more...]
Rip Curl Pro Search – Opening Ceremony Today
29 July, 2008 - Somewhere, Indonesia: Rip Curl's Global Marketing Manager Neil Ridgeway opened things up by welcoming everyone and thanking them for their support, assuring one and all that it would be another epic Search event. Rip Curl Indonesia's General Manager Jeff Anderson followed up and thanked first and foremost the ASP for bringing back a WCT event to Indonesia. … [Read more...]