In a thrilling climax to six days of intense surfing, Lee Wilson claimed victory over Pepen Hendrix to score the Rp 20 million winners cheque (approx $2,300 USD). Pepen's runner up finish launches him into the Number 1 spot in the Coca-Cola ISC rankings. Watch the video!
June 18, 2011read more
Day 5 action at the 'Best West Java' kicked into overdrive today with competitors battling fiercely heat-by-heat for a coveted finals berth. Hometown hero Dede Suryana narrowly lost to Wayan Susiana in round 4. Tomorrow will see the culmination of the event, including the Lines airshow.
June 17, 2011read more
Today’s Round 4 action was suspended at the conclusion of Heat 4 when the winds switched from sheet glass to strong onshore. Pepen, Mega, Garut, and Dedi Sentosa won their heats. Watch the video to see the boys shedding.
June 16, 2011read more
Today Mencos “Baby Funk” from Batu Keras styled his way to victory in the 'Best West Java' Longboard division with a combination classic maneuvers such as Hang 10’s and 'Cheater 5’s. Organizers also ran Round 3 of the Open division which saw several upsets and a string of close heats.
June 15, 2011read more
Solid 3-4 foot glassy waves greeted Round 2 contestants today, providing the perfect forum for high-performance surfing. Local hero Dede Suryana looked lethal, as well as Made Adi Putra 'Bol' who is bouncing back from injury. Watch the video to see today's action.
June 14, 2011read more
West Java’s most consistent righthand surf break, Cimaja, turned it on for the first day of the 'Best West Java 2011 presented by Quiksilver'. Organizers had a busy day, holding Round 1, the longboard division, and wrapping up the Roxy Pro, which saw Lis from Pangandaran (West Java) crowned champ.
June 13, 2011read more