The first kitesurfing competition will hit India, between 23rd-25th May, at Mandwa. The Red Bull Quila Surf will showcase 70 Indian kitesurfers in the water. The costal district of Raigad is ready for action. The Red Bull Quila Surf is the first ever kitesurfing competition in the country and anxiety grows.
India’s first official national Surfing and Stand up Paddle (SUP) competition got under way at the renowned beach town of Kovalam in Kerala on 3rd/ 4th/ 5th May 2013.
Surfing Swami [age 68], the founder of India Surf Club [a.k.a. Mantra Surf Club] and the inspiration behind the Surfing Federation of India, is celebrating 50 years of surfing. Swami began surfing in 1963.
Surfing Federation of India will be holding it’s first official surfing and SUP competition. Jonty Rhodes our surfing ambassador will be attending Spice Coast Open. Registration ends on 25th of April.
Australian sea adventurer Sandy Robson will stay at the Surfing Swami’s Ashram at Mulky. The 40-year-old intrepid Sandy is on a mission to retrace the sea expedition carried out by Oskar Speck in 1935 from Germany to Australia on a kayak. She is currently doing the India of her journey.