EVENT TYPEMen Women Junior Men


August 1, 2024 to
August 9, 2024

 Bodyboarding World Tour Returns to the Shores of Maldives for the Third Edition 

 MALE CITY, MALDIVES, June 10th, 2024 –The highly anticipated Visit Maldives Pro 2024, part of the prestigious Bodyboarding World Tour, was officially launched by Minister Abdulla Rafiu. This thrilling event marks the third edition of the Maldives Pro and promises to bring exceptional bodyboarding action to the stunning shores of Male City at Varunulaa Raalhugandu from August 1 to August 9, 2024. 

With a substantial prize pool of USD 60,000 across three divisions, Men’s Open, Women’s Open and Pro Junior Men, the competition is set to attract top-tier talent from around the globe. Among the elite competitors, 15 athletes from the Maldives will proudly represent their home country, showcasing their skills and vying for top honors. Registration for the event will commence from June 11, 2024, onwards. 

Minister Abdulla Rafiu expressed his enthusiasm for the event, emphasizing its significance in promoting the Maldives as a premier destination for water sports and adventure tourism. 

“The Visit Maldives Pro 2024 is more than just a competition; it is a celebration of the vibrant culture and natural beauty of our islands. We are thrilled to welcome athletes and spectators from around the world to experience the unparalleled waves and warm hospitality of the Maldives,” said Minister Rafiu. 

The Visit Maldives Pro 2024 promises to be an unforgettable event, filled with high-stakes competition, breathtaking performances, and a vibrant celebration of bodyboarding culture. Spectators can look forward to an exciting week of world-class bodyboarding, set against the backdrop of the stunning Maldivian coastline. 

About Maldives Pro: 

The Maldives Pro series is an annual bodyboarding event that forms part of the Bodyboarding World Tour. It attracts top bodyboarders from around the globe, competing in various categories including Men’s Open, Women’s Open and Pro Junior Men. The event highlights the Maldives as a premier destination for water sports and aims to boost tourism by showcasing the country’s unique natural beauty and vibrant culture. 

About Maldives Bodyboarding Association: The Maldives Bodyboarding Association serves as the official governing body for bodyboarding in the Maldives. With a steadfast commitment to promoting the sport both locally and internationally, the association focuses on nurturing grassroots bodyboarders and developing technical staff. By fostering a supportive environment for athletes and technical staff alike, the association aims to elevate the standard of bodyboarding in the Maldives while contributing to the growth and recognition of the sport on a global scale. 

Event Details:

  • Date: August 1-9, 2024
  • Location: Male, Maldives
  • Prize Pool: USD 60,000

Divisions and Prizes:

  • Men’s Division: USD 30,000, 3000 points
  • Women’s Division: USD 20,000, 1500 points
  • Junior Division: USD 10,000, 2000 points


Limited spots will be available for pre-registration starting June 11th. Access the pre-registration through the IBC website menu

Join us in Male for an unforgettable event, where stunning scenery and world-class competition await.

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