NewsAugust 8, 2019

Four Seasons Maldives kicks off 9th edition of Surfing Champions Trophy

Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy 2019 begins on Tuesday.

The 9th edition of the annual surfing contest was inaugurated at a ceremony which took place at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa on Tuesday afternoon.


The ceremony was attended by top officials from the Maldives’ tourism industry including Minister of Sports and Youth, Mr. Mahloof and other well-known names in the local surf community.

From August 6th-12th, surfing legends Joel Parkinson “Parko” (AUS), Kai Lenny (HAW), Wiggolly Dantas (BRZ), Matt Wilkinson (AUS) and Maldivian wildcard Mohamed Fayaz (Pelé) will take on defending champion Josh Kerr (AUS) at this one of a kind event.


Hosted aboard on Four Seasons Explorer – the Maldives ultimate surf vessel, guests and fans can get up close to the auction with onboard VIP passes while the surf tour experience continues. Limited day passes are also available at a fee for public and non-package guests.

World-renowned hotel chain Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts runs three resorts in Maldives: Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru, Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa and Four Seasons Private Island Maldives at Voavah.