Covelong Point Surf, Music, and Yoga Festival were held at Kovalam, a sleepy fishing hamlet on the picturesque Chennai coast. The 7th edition of the event brought together national and international surfers for a three-day competition, alongside Yoga modules conducted by renowned Yoga instructors from across the world.
The festival draws in more than 20000 people with a mix of Surf, Yoga, and Music in Chennai. But the icing on the cake was a fascinating line-up of eclectic music, featuring artists from across India and the globe.
Jonty Rhodes, the world-famous South African former cricketer, was the Festival’s Brand Ambassador. This biggest and only one of its kind Festival of Surf, Music, and Yoga, featured a full-fledged carnival area with over 50 stalls showcasing unique products and specially-curated food stalls and trucks.
The festival this year featured 4 different Yoga Shalas, with 8 different sessions in each of the Shalas making it one of the biggest Yoga events in the country. The highlight of this year’s Yoga workshops was that the sessions were carefully curated to offer a wide variety that has never been done at any one event. Surfing, as a sport, has gained prominence globally with its recent entry into the Olympics. Top surfers from all over Asia took part in this year’s challenge. The music festival was a huge hit as it featured many international and renowned bands and artist. It was soothing as well as rocking like never before.