A.K.A The World’s Most Luxurious Surfing Competition
When: August 26 to September 2, 2013
What: Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy is returning for its third successive year, pitching six ex-world champions in a $25,000 showdown that has fast gained a reputation as the world’s most luxurious surfing event.
Who: The return of Australian surfing legend and two-time world champion, Damien “Dooma” Hardman (Narrabeen, New South Wales, Australia)
Where: Aboard the luxury Four Seasons Explorer – the Maldives ultimate surf vessel. All competitors, judges and spectators will stay on the 96-bungalow private island resort of Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa.
Competition Details: Pits six world legends across three divisions of surfboard: retro single-fins, twin-fins and contemporary triple-fin thrusters.
A Word from the Competition: “Goofy-footer” Hardman admitted he was “thrilled” to be returning to Kuda Huraa – and not just for the surfing. “It’s great to be returning to Kuda Huraa’s luxurious surrounds that I’ll get to share with my wife Belinda, and she’s as excited as me,” he commented. “That being said, I’ll be gunning for the Champions Trophy and the $25,000 prize money for sure”.
Organized in conjunction with luxury surf pioneers Tropicsurf of Noosa, Australia this event is not to be missed, below is how guests can join in on the fun…
The How: This year, groups of surfers wishing to travel to Kuda Huraa to experience the competition can book the Resort’s all-inclusive five- or seven-night Group Surf and Stay package. Available for a minimum booking of four rooms for five or seven nights, the package includes:
- Competition day passes aboard the luxury surf vessel Four Seasons Explorer
- Full board and transfers
- Five or seven days of intense surfing with Tropicsurf’s expert guides
- Back on land, groups will also get to rub shoulders with their surfing heroes while relaxing in one of the Maldives top resorts
We hope to see you there – cheering on at one of the most anticipated surfing events of the year!