Surfing is one of the extreme sports loved by many young generations. Indonesia, surfing is highly popular in Bali, which can be considered as the heaven for most surfers worldwide since beaches in Bali offer high and challenging waves. No wonder why many surfing competitions are being held in Bali, and one of them is Rip Curl Cup 2019. Rip Curl Cup 2019 is an international surfing competition being held every year in Bali, which has become the moment for the best surfers in the world to meet and compete to win the Rip Curl Cup 2019 trophy, conducted on 1-31 July 2019 in Padang Padang Beach, Bali.
The opening ceremony of Rip Curl Cup 2019 was held on 30 June 2019 by conducting a traditional ceremony in Padang Padang Beach, where all participating surfers were involved in a traditional blessing ceremony to pray together for a successful competition. The mixture of traditional and modern culture offered a special attraction for many people, which as the reason why many people were so enthusiastic about the event, both local and international tourists. The success of the event was also supported by the availability of Internet connection in terms of promotional activities run in many digital media platforms.
As one of the companies with a commitment to continuously support young generations and athletes in Indonesia, Biznet sees Rip Curl Cup 2019 as an event with strong and positive values in giving positive contributions to our country, especially to the growth of young Indonesian surfers.
Therefore, Biznet is working together with Rip Curl Cup 2019 by providing the Internet connection and becoming the Official Internet Provider of Rip Curl Cup 2019. The committee admitted that the demand for a high-speed Internet connection is very high especially among all visitors, athletes and tenants to support their digital and promotional activities. In addition to promotional purposes, a good Internet connection was also required to support live streaming as part of judging process during the competition. Biznet provided a free Wi-Fi connection using @FreeBiznetWifi at the Opening Ceremony of Rip Curl Cup 2019 Padang Padang.