FLOW TOUR ASIA 2013

08/31/2013 - 10:00 - 14:00
10/04/2013 - 19:00 - 22:00
10/05/2013 - 10:00 - 19:00

The 3rd Annual FLOW (Flowboarding League of the World) TOUR ASIA 2013 championship is back to inject some serious stoke in the region over the months of August – October at FLOW Tour qualifying venues across the region.

Spearheading the tour is experienced leader of the Asia pack, Wave House Sentosa, having organized countless local competitions as well as international championship events.  The Pro Singapore Qualifiers, the Wildcard Qualifiers, and the penultimate Pro Finals championships, where top flowboarders in the Asia Pacific region (Saipan, Japan, South Korea, Australia, Thailand and Malaysia) will congregate to compete against the region's best on the world-famous Double FlowRider® wave ride for championship titles and a place on the Asia FLOW Team.

This team will consist of one male flowboarder, one female flowboarder and one bodyboarder; together these champions will take on a bigger challege as they will be flown to USA representing Asia on the international stage at the FLOW Championships (FlowRider) against the world’s elite.

 

EVENT / DATE / VENUE DETAILS

Singapore Pro Qualifier        31 Aug 2013      Wave House Sentosa
Thailand Pro Qualifier        14 Sep 2013      Flow House Bangkok
Thailand Pro Qualifier        21 Sep 2013      Surf House Phuket
Pacific Pro Qualifier        27-28 Sep 2013      Pacific Islands Club Saipan
Wildcard Pro Qualifer        4 October 2013      Wave House Sentosa
FLOW Tour Asia Finals        5 October 2013      Wave House Sentosa

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CLICK HERE FOR WILDCARD SELECTIONS EVENT SCHEDULE FOR 4 OCTOBER 2013.
CLICK HERE FOR GRAND FINALS EVENT SCHEDULE FOR 5 OCTOBER 2013
CLICK HERE FOR PRIZE LIST FOR WINNERS OF FTA 2013 AT WAVE HOUSE SENTOSA.

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Competition Details

Tour qualifying countries include Singapore (Wave House Sentosa), Thailand (Flow House Bangkok, Surf House Phuket) and Saipan (Pacific Islands Club); they will each host their own Pro Division Qualifiers.

The Wild Card Selection event is for foreigners who do not have a qualifying venue in their home country, and participants from the Venue Qualifier who did not originally make the grade (Last Chance Qualifier or LCQ). Up to 3 Wild Cards will be selected per PRO division and these wild cards will go on to compete in the finals.

For the FLOW Tour Asia Pro Finals held in Singapore, aside from the Pro Division Championships, there will also be an Open Division Competition. Only the winning champions from the Pro Divisions will go on to represent Asia at the world FLOW Championships.

PRO DIVISIONS
Pro Men Flowboard
Pro Women Flowboard
Pro Mixed Bodyboard

OPEN DIVISIONS
Open Men Flowboard
Open Women Flowboard
Open Mixed Flowboard
Veterans Above 35 Flowboard NEW
Masters Above 31 Flowboard
Juniors Under 15 Flowboard
 

Q:  How does the competition work?

Competitors around Asia Pacific are to register with their respective qualifying venue of residency.  Each venue will shortlist the top (i) Pro Men Flowboarder, (ii) Pro Women Flowboarder and (iii) Pro Bodyboarder; and these finalists will qualify to represent their qualifying venue at the Flow Tour Asia Finals in Singapore.

The eventual champions will be crowned the Flow Tour Asia Champions and represent Asia in the World FlowRider Championships.

Q:  How does the Wildcard Qualifiers work? 

Competitors without a qualifying event in their home country can register here to compete for a Finals spot. Repeat competitors from qualifying venues who did not win their qualifying finals can try again here as a Last Chance Qualifier or LCQ attempt.
Up to 3 Wild Cards will be selected per Pro division and these wild cards will go on to compete in the finals.

Q:  How do I join?

Simply contact your respective qualifying venue organiser for event information.

 Competition IC:  Alfian Affandi  Email:  alfian@wavehouse.com

 Competition IC:  Glenn Policare  Email:  Glenn.Policare@picsaipan.com

 Competition IC:  OF  Email:  of@flowhousebangkok.com

 Competition IC:  Joe Ang  Email:  joe.ang@surfhousephuket.com


Click the links below for registration forms and details
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FLOW TOUR ASIA (PRO QUALIFIERS) SINGAPORE STOP / 31 AUGUST 2013
FLOW TOUR ASIA (PRO QUALIFIERS) BANGKOK STOP / 14 SEPTEMBER 2013
FLOW TOUR ASIA (PRO QUALIFIERS) PHUKET STOP / 21 SEPTEMBER 2013
FLOW TOUR ASIA (PRO QUALIFIERS) SAIPAN STOP / 27-8 SEPTEMBER 2013
FLOW TOUR ASIA (WILDCARD QUALIFIERS) SINGAPORE4 OCTOBER 2013
FLOW TOUR ASIA (PRO FINALS) SINGAPORE / 
5 OCTOBER 2013

 
Lifestyle Event
 
More than just an adrenalin-packed competition, FLOW Tour Asia is a lifestyle event set within Wave House Sentosa’s signature California beach lifestyle environment.

Admission to the watch the event is free to the public and spectators can expect to be entertained by the high performance competition on the water, fringe acts and activities, as well as chill to the beats of live DJs at its signature sunset closing party.

 

Qualifying Venues

WAVE HOUSE™ SENTOSA (SINGAPORE)

Wave House Sentosa, the most iconic in a global family of Wave Houses that stretches from Durban in South Africa, San Diego in California, Santiago in Chile, and Mallorca in Spain, is the place to experience the Californian beach lifestyle in Singapore with high-adrenaline flowboarding on the world famous Double FlowRider® and 10-foot FlowBarrel® wave rides.

Chill out to the beat of awesome live music as you savor modern Californian–Asian cuisine at the Wave House Sentosa Restaurant + Bar or cool off from the tropical heat and mingle with some of the most attractive people on the island at the outdoor Barrel and Rider Beach Bars. All this spread across its 70,000 square feet tropical beachfront setting at the hippest beach in Singapore, Siloso Beach on Sentosa Island!

Whether you want to have a blast riding the waves, soak up the atmosphere and relax with friends and family, chill out with pizzas and cocktails at the outdoor beach bars, or party till late, Wave House Sentosa offers the ultimate blend of entertainment and flowboarding that’s fun for all ages!

Wave House Sentosa
36 Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa 099007, Singapore
Website: www.wavehousesentosa.com
Facebook:  www.facebook.com/wavehousesentosa

 

PACIFIC ISLANDS CLUB SAIPAN (COMMONWEALTH OF THE NORTHERN MARIANAS ISLANDS)

As the capital of the CNMI, Saipan offers to international travellers a range of white sand beaches and crystal clear blue waters, as well as the lively bustle of night life, shopping, a variety of ethnic restaurants and a multitude of outdoor activities. Pacific Islands Club (PIC) is known as the most spectacular resort on the island of Saipan, resting on a prime 58,000 square meters beachfront property.

PIC is also the congregation ground for many local and regional expert riders from Japan and South Korea.

Pacific Islands Club, Saipan
PO Box 502370, Saipan, MP 96950, CNMI
Website: www.picresorts.com

 

FLOW HOUSE BANGKOK (THAILAND)

The latest edition of Flow House resides in renowned entertainment hub, Bangkok! Set to open in August 2012, Flow House Bangkok is the first of its kind in Thailand. Located in mid-downtown Bangkok, Sukhumvit Soi 26, Flow House Bangkok features indoor and outdoor all-day dining plus a fully licensed bar, generous outdoor recreational area, a plunge pool and private function rooms. Flow House Bangkok is the perfect location for sports enthusiasts, families and beach lovers who want some hot surfing action or just a chilled out spot to relax and have some delicious comfort food!

Come experience Flow House Bangkok.
Great Food, Cool Drinks,
Perfect Waves… Everyday!

A-Square, Sukhumvit Soi 26
Klong-Toey, Bangkok 10110. Thailand
Website: www.flowhousebangkok.com

 

SURF HOUSE PHUKET (THAILAND)

When the waves are out of reach, Surf House Phuket is the place for non-stop surf action, trendy music, internationally inspired food and beverages, and the sights and sensations of the Phuket lifestyle. Surf House Phuket is located right at the stunning Kata beach so you can enjoy the beach atmosphere while surfing the perfect wave.

Surf's up, all day… everyday!

Surf House Thailand Co., Ltd, Kata Beach
4 Pakbang Road, Karon, Muang, Phuket 83100 Thailand
Website: www.surfhousephuket.com

 

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