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  • BEACH DATES AND ISLAND LIVING: AN INTERVIEW WITH ANDI AND PHILMAR

    Who would have thought that city dweller Andi Eigenmann would find more than just a surf escapade in Siargao? Moving to the island, away from her b...
  • Piso Alcala Signature Philippine Flag FIns

    Surf and represent your country, that’s the dream of Piso Alcala, to make it to the big league of surfing.

    Surf video of Piso Alcala courtesy of Mark Mabanag’s Days of Filth.

  • Indonesia’s Raditya Rondi & Philippine's Nilbie Blancada Take Big Wins at Quiksilver Padma Challenge

    30 July 2016, Kuta-Bali:  Capping off the end of a long day of intense competition at the Quiksilver Padma Challenge presented by the Australian Consulate General, the Men’s and Women’s Division finals won respectively by 4-time ASC champion Raditya Rondi from Kuta, Bali, and Nildie Blancada who hails from Siargao Island in the Philippines.

  • Surfing In Siargao's Cloud 9

    <p><i>Made famous in the early 90’s by acclaimed surf photographer John Callahan and pro-riders Taylor Knox and Evan Slater, Cloud 9 on Siargao Island has slowly progressed as an alternative surfing/vacation destination while holding true to its off-the-beaten path roots of past. &nbsp;As Siargao has gained popularity over the years, &nbsp;while locals have always shied away from a comparison to the fast paced and quick development of other Asian surf destinations<b>.</b>&nbsp;</i></p>
  • World Surf League Celebrates Surfing's Inclusion in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

    Californian Lakey Peterson at the 2015 Target Women's Pro in Maui. - WSL / Kelly Cestari

    Today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) formally included surfing as a gold medal sport in the Sports Programme for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games.

  • 5 ECO-FRIENDLY SURFING PRODUCTS

    We’ve rounded up some eco-friendly items for all you surf addicts out there. You might want to check out these alternatives when you go paddle out. Shop and surf without the guilt. 

  • What To Expect From Kudo Surf in 2017

    2016 turned out to be a pivotal year for Kudo Surf. Here are some of the highlights from the year that was, and what we hope to continue in this new year.
  • Kudo Surf Leads Eco-Friendly Surf Tourism Plan For Municipalities in Siargao

    A surf management plan reminds us that we have a role to embrace in the ecosystem. If we do not deal with the waste we produce, we shouldn’t expect the environment to solve the problem for us either. Help Siargao create a positive example for many surf destinations and tourist attractions around the world.
  • Piso Alcala Wins the 11th Aurora Surfing Challenge

    Kudo Surf launched a professional surf coaching program for its riders and the results have begun to show. Along with Piso, current ASC Women’s Champion, Nilbie Blancada, and the Escoltura brothers have received professional assistance from Kudo Surf.
  • Soul Sisters and Surf Suits

    The Kudo Surf suits are designed by Mia del Mundo, whose notable background in fashion helped her design the most stylish pieces with elegant cuts to compliment the female form. All surf suits are chlorine-resistant, UV-protected, and composed of slick nylon and spandex material.
  • Mothers Who Surf

    What if our mothers also taught us how to do a proper cutback or duck dive? Next-generation surfers like 7-year old Kai Alcala and 9-year old Alana Blancada Rietenbach have their moms to thank for more than just the alphabet.
  • Pia Lopez is Living The Dream

    Surfer, model, environmental and ecotourism advocate @piasurf moved from a life in the USA back home to the Philippines to follow her dreams and live out the values that were important to her. Here at Kudo Surf, she shares her story of making her way to Living The Dream.