October 18, 2011
adisbali.com, Kuta beach, Bali - Magicwave, a surfing tabloid held a surf contest for children under 14 years old at Halfway Kuta Beach on October 16, 2011. Coinciding with the Kuta Carnival and the Indonesian batik day, this event has a different colors with the previous events where all the participants were surfing while wearing batik. The committee was also costumed in something that has elements of batik.
The contest were started at 8:10 AM, and participated by 50 participants. There are 5 divisions in the surf contest, such as : Division Under 14 Boys and Under 14 Girls, Under 10 Boys and under 10 girls, and Pushing Boys Division.
Participants are given 15 minutes to surf while wearing batik. The participants were not only from local but also expatriates. Visitors and colleagues print and TV media were excited to come and watch the surf using batik session.
The goal of this surfing while wearing batik idea, is to teach the community to love the Indonesian culture and heritage.
Results Winners as follow :
Under 14 Boys
Under 10 Boys
Pushing Boys Division:
- Ketut Agus
Under 14 Girls
Under 10 Girls
- Salini Renganis
This event was supported by PT. Bali Surf Outlet, Surfer Girl, Billabong, Rusty, Macbeth, 69 Slam, Skull Candy, Blue Express, Oddysesy Surf School, ripcurl, BIMC, the Indonesian Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Gun Equator, Co-Media, Magicwave Friends and Facebook.
Keep following of our journey, the beach boy who wants to find and dig up the seeds of future candidates for powerful surfer. So we will still meet again next month in the last session in November this year.
For further info, please contact Ms. Peppy Festi Rostiningsih ( Chief of Event )
MagicWave Surfing Championship
JL. PB.Sudirman No.2X Swakarya Baru Denpasar, Bali Indonesia
Phone & Fax (0361) 263569
mobile : 08562914485
email : firstname.lastname@example.org
FB : Peppy Festi Rostiningsih