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Tap Bali's surfing roots with Marlon Gerber

Varun Tanjung © GoPro

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Once just a destination for foreigners, Bali now grows its own surf culture

Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 23 October, 2013 : - - In this short seven-minute film Marlon Gerber shares his surf history. Currently, Marlon is fostering his protégé nephew Varun Tanjung in the ways of Indonesian surfing. "Growing up in Bali, it's like Disneyland," says Marlon. " There are so many waves... I grew up at the beach, that's why I started surfing."

Marlon says Rizal is ground zero for Indonesian surfing, being the first pro, the first person visiting surfers & filmers call when visiting Bali. Marlon is now becoming that guy.

Katie Kilbride

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