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Courtesy Of Magic WaveBalinese Sports Article. Bali, as an island, is surrounded by sea, all year-long, sunshine gives you a chance to enjoy many offshore attractions. Diving and snorkeling are among major attractions in Bali.

Divers can view various marine creatures, such as colorful tropical fish and coral reefs. The best time for diving here is in the dry season that lasts from April to October, when warmer temperatures invite more fish and the objects can be clearly viewed.

Bali offers a lot of sites for beginners and professional divers, with some of them adjacent to the shore with abundant colorful hard and soft corals. Once you start diving, a wide variety of marine life, such as dolphins, rays, turtle, sea snakes and moray eels will greet you.

The locations for diving and snorkeling in Bali spread out along Bali's sea. The popular sites are located on the southern part: Sanur and Nusa Island (Lembongan and Nusa Penida); in the western part are Labuan Lalang, Menjangan Island, an uninhabited island with some of the best diving in Bali; in the north of the island is Lovina that will undoubtedly satisfy your diving needs. On the east coast are Amed where virgin nature can be enjoyed, Tulamben, Candidasa and Padang Bay also.

Surfing can be done everyday in Bali. Bali's magnificent surfing was introduced by Australian surfers at the end of 60's, and since then, Bali has become a paradise for surfers. Not just because of various choices for beaches and breaks, but surfing in Bali can be done everyday! Perfect wave to ride on are always available somewhere on this island. Kuta and Ulawatu are recognized for their magnificent surfing waves.

Out-standing reef breaks are found in Kuta and Sanur. Sanur reef is a real pleasure because, here you will find a tube-forming wave that will carry you back to the seashore and in this way, it is unnecessary for you to paddle like a madman. -Indo.Com-

Women Open Oakley World Pro Junior Bali

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Women Open Oakley World Pro Junior BaliThe Oakley World Pro Junior Bali got off to a great start today with the Women’s Round 1 action. The day began with an opening ceremony where all competitors dressed in traditional Balinese attire and a local chief performed a blessing ceremony on the sands of Echo Beach, Canggu.

 

Rip Curl Surf And Music Festival 2011

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rip curl surf & music festival 2011The Rip Curl Surf & Music Festival, Bali's largest boardsports and beach concert party, returns to Kuta's Halfway Beach on Oct. 8-9. Last year saw thousands of surf, skate and music-lovers pack Kuta Beach.

 

Sail Indonesia 2011

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sail indonesia 2011Dozens of yachts have begun to arrive in the Northern port of Lovina for an annual meet dubbed Lovina Sail Indonesia 2011 set to take place next week. The annual event is meant to promote tourism in the region, and is held by the Buleleng regency government. It is expected that 103 yachts from 23 different countries will be in attendance.

   

Biaung Kite Festival

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Biaung kite festivalKites and more kites. Starting on July 2011, the sky of Bali was rife with various colorful kites. It signifies that Balinese people are so infatuated by the kite games. Every single kite contest is usually thronged by myriad vivacious participants. Other than participants from Bali, they are also engage kite lovers from outside Bali and even overseas.

 

Badung Settled Its Victory on Bali Porprov 2011

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porprov 2011 mascotStarted on September 9th 2011, hosted by Jembrana Regency and held in Negara, the Bali Provincial Sport Week (Pekan Olahraga Provinsi/Porprov) ended yesterday (15/9). Badung maintained the title of General Champion though the expected medal earned is not reached. The Head of KONI Badung, Swandi in Porprov Bali arena in Jembrana...

   

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