News & Updates

Lost in Indo

Posted on February 07, 2017

Redbulls latest instalment of 'Taking Off' sees a couple of surfing's more adventurous souls, Mikala Jones and Marti Paradisis, treading tracks to their favourite type of locale — one well and truly off the beaten path. This time, they hit the place that Jones calls home for most of the year, Indonesia.

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The Tempest is here

Posted on September 27, 2016

It’s hard to go past Indonesia for a strike mission in the middle of the liturgical year. We scoured the archipelago from the comfort of our office chairs in search of a wave that compliments Steph’s particular set of skills. Steph was after “cute slabs” – the definition of which you’ll discover in due course—and while we weren’t blessed with days of waves, the one day of money was well worth the wait, and near-death experience of the boat ride back to base.

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Surf & Sustainability on Aceh’s Simeulue

Posted on July 27, 2015

Aceh — the province that sits atop the infamous Indonesian island of Sumatra — entered the imaginations of most of the world following the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami. After that devastating wave of destruction, another wave soon followed: that of international aid, money, and attention. Hundreds of organisations and thousands of international staff modified Aceh’s human landscape as the massive post-disaster recovery program lurched into action.

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