Rip Curl (Malaysia) will be partnering together with the State Government of Terengganu, on the up-coming first 6-star Pro Surf Contest on 30th November till 2nd December during the Monsoon season at the coastal of Pantai Batu Burok, Kuala Terengganu. I’m thrilled Malaysia will be hosting the adrenalin rush event as well, promoting surfing among the community especially to women.
The 6-star RipCurl Pro Surf Contest was announced during the press conference accompanied by fashion show at the Rip Curl 1 Utama outlet and Rip Curl had also signed an official deal with two top Malaysian Surfer.
Several fun-filled educational activities have been installed for the public with the aim to educate people from all walks of life about surfing activities. A surf clinic will be set-up for public to experience and learn how to surf with Jonni Morrison – Deaker, from the Rip Curl Bali Surf School. Plus, check out the booth on process of how a surfboard is made with live demonstration. And do catch Indonesia top surfboard artist, Mr. Rizald from Bali who will be the guest artist for the Surfboard Art Exhibition.
Rip Curl Malaysia sees great potential and strongly believe in both top surfers to grow together with the brand. In terms of reaching out, especially to the ladies by creating awareness on surfing, to educate the public about surfing and growing the local surfing community by providing opportunity to all Malaysian and serving as platform to anyone who is willing to give surfing a go and up scaling the surfing sports in Malaysia.
Rip Curl Malaysia had also renewed the official rider contracts for 17-year old young surfer Mohd. Suhaimi (Semmy) from Cherating.
Throughout the International surf event, Rip Curl sets to craft Malaysia as one of the surfing destination amongst the professional surfers from different regions and also to attract more people to experience surfing. Most importantly it will provide local Malaysian surfers an opportunity to gain experience in competing at an International level.
They’ve proved to us age and gender does not restrict one to live up for their passion and dreams!
Are you excited and keen to learn more about surfing? Drop by over to the event and learn more at the Surf Clinic and live demonstration on how a surfboard is made!