Billabong Groms Raid Java

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Soli Bailey mingling with the locals. Of note is that some Indonesians are so poor that a discarded water bottle is quite the score. Think about that for a bit. Photo: McFarlane

Mitchy Parkinson, Soli Bailey, Creed McTaggart, Reef Heazelewood, Yan Daberkow, and Cam Richards journey to the Java in hopes of scoring the wave where covers are as common as malaria. While they may not have landed on page 1, the groms did pretty good despite not getting a macking swell.