Aceh International Surfing Championship 2013 will be held on the Simeulue Island, Aceh on 18 to 22 June 2013.
110 surfers of various countries from Australia, the Philippines, Malaysia, the United States, Germany and France will be compete in this international surfing championship.
Simeulue Island was chosen as the venue for the competition because the Simeulue Island of Aceh has a pretty challenging waves for surfing, It is one of the best tropical island surf category. Waves on the island is very challenging with arch 100 feet and has two types of waves namely reef break poin waves and peak reef poin waves.
This activity is one of the programs to support Visit Aceh 2013 and introduce tourism potential of Aceh ranging from natural resources such as beaches and also cultural arts.