Rip Curl 2017 Cup Padang Padang - 720x120
Break Down The Ins and Outs of Padang Padang

Break Down The Ins and Outs of Padang Padang

Padang Padang is the jewel in Balinese surfing’s crown but it is a rare gem, and scoring this mythical wave is easier said than done. Reigning event champion Garut Widiarta to break down what makes the wave tick, and he gave us an in-depth look at the mechanics of Padang Padang.

Video: The Visitor – Garut Widiarta

Video: The Visitor – Garut Widiarta

Garut Widiarta is a Balinese surfer that has been with Rip Curl since he was 12. Today the 22-year-old is recognized as one of the world’s most promising teenage surfers, and he has received more high profile attention in the Indonesian and International media than any Indonesian surfer since Rizal Tanjung.