Latest in Surf Culture and News

8b111d86-e34c-4db5-8012-c6c334675145

Surfing Will be in The 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) formally included surfing as a gold medal sport in the Sports Programme for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games.
The post Surfing Will be in The 2020 Tokyo Olympics appeared first on IndoSurfLife.com. Read more →

Screen Shot 2016-07-19 at 4.13.46 PM

Claire Bevilacqua Scores Perfect 10 Point at West Sumbawa Pro 2016

Clair Bevilacqua (Aus) earned a perfect 10-points in her semifinal heat in challenging 6-8 feet (2-4 meter) conditions on opening day of the West Sumbawa Pro 2016, by charging fearlessly through a heavy barrel section after setting it up with a couple of gouging turns Due to the prediction of a significantly increasing swell, which […]

The post Claire Bevilacqua Scores Perfect 10 Point at West Sumbawa Pro 2016 appeared first on IndoSurfLife.com.

Read more →

Grumari: the the primary contest site for the Oi Rio Pro 2016 | Photo: Ivan Serpa/WSL

Grumari Beach is the primary contest site for the Oi Rio Pro 2016

The Brazilians love surfing, and the Oi Rio Pro 2016 is back in town. Thousands of enthusiastic surf fans will flock to Grumari between May 10th-21st. The decision has been made. Grumari will serve as the primary contest site for the Oi Rio Pro after a storm destroyed the event’s official structure at Postinho. The spot is located 45 minutes west of Rio de Janeiro, and offers multiple surfing opportunities: deep barrels and steep ramps. The competition will be broadcasted at Postinho, and local teams will work to try to get it back as an option as soon as possible.

Read more on Grumari Beach is the primary contest site for the Oi Rio Pro 2016…

Read more →