BALI, INDONESIA – In a first time alliance, Billabong and Surfer Girl are proud to announce the conception of the Halfway Grommet Attack series. With the assistance of the HALFWAY BOARDRIDERS, the series is slated to happen once a month from June to September 2014.
A surfing championship for all talented grommets of this blossoming generation, the series has been conceived with the aims to not just further foster the community spirit between expatriate and local kids, but to also help encourage the surfing of grommets aged 16 and below giving them an added boost of confidence in and out of the water!
And as with all Billabong grommet events, the Halfway Grommet Attack series will also include a special Pushing Division. Aimed at micro grommets aged 5 -6 years old, this division has been specially conceived for parents and toddlers to strengthen their bonds through surfing.
1) Under 16 Boys
2) Under 16 Girls
3) Under 12 Boys
4) Under 12 Girls
5) Pushing Division Boys
6) Pushing Division Girls
Trophies will be awarded after each event, as well as prizes from participating sponsors. Also, at the end of the series, a special award will also be given to the overall winners of each division.
The first of the Halfway Grommet Attack series is slated to happen end June 2014.
For more information, please contact:
Arini.Sukmawati@billabongasia.com / +62 813 3811 3358
ABOUT HALFWAY KUTABOARDRIDERS
Halfway Kutaboardriders is a surf community from Kuta, largely priding themselves as a surf family. Along with a deep interest in nurturing and developing Indo’s surf scene, the Halfway Kutaboardriders are also advocates of the cause by teaching and mentoring Kuta-based grommets and future surfers of the area.
ABOUT SURFER GIRL BRAND
Surfer Girl is a lifestyle brand for young women. Inspired by “LOVE, NATURE, FRIENDS, & FUN”, our roots are in the beautiful island of Bali so we grew up with some of the best waves on earth. Today the popularity of “The Best All Girls Surf Shop in The World”, and our ultimate ambassador “Summer” (whose face is our now infamous logo) has led to the development of our home brand, ‘Surfer Girl from Summerland’ in Bali & Lombok, the availability of Surfer Girl products in department stores throughout Indonesia, and the start of brand growth internationally. Our dream is to continue to be “The Best All Girls Surf Shop in The World,”and ultimately, “The Happiest Girls Brand in The World”. We continue to try to make a positive difference with everything that we do.
Billabong was founded on the Gold Coast of Australia in 1973. Created for the simple purpose of providing boardriders with the most functional and high quality products available. Surfing and Billabong have been at the foundation of the “global boardsport movement”, that today provides a dynamic platform of self-expression for the ever creative and rebellious youth. Billabong’s focus and values remain firmly committed to the ongoing development of quality product, and the board sport channels of surfing, skateboarding, wakeboarding, snowboarding and those who participate and aspire.