Uluwatu legends Made Lana and Wayan Gobleg schooled a pack of fiery young local surfers in the Bukit Trials on Tuesday.
An elite group of tuberiding specialists gathered at Padang Padang beach on Sunday for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Rip Curl Cup. They came from as far away as Tahiti, Hawaii, California, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Brazil to draw their heats and find out who they will surf against in the opening round of competition.
Uluwatu Surf Villas and Rip Curl will host an evening of ocean-inspired art, music and film above the cliffs of Uluwatu on the evening of Saturday, July 21st to benefit local environmental organization Eco Surf Rescue Uluwatu.
The 32 surfers invited to compete in the 2012 Rip Curl Cup Invitational at Padang Padang will gather at Bali’s most revered wave this weekend for the event’s opening ceremony.
Rip Curl has officially released the much-anticipated event artwork for the 2012 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang Invitational. In just one month the event poster will be seen all over the island of Bali when the countdown to the “Ultimate Tuberiding Contest” begins (July 15 – Aug. 26, 2012).
Twelve of the best surfers from Bali’s famed Bukit Peninsula are primed for the trials of the 2012 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang Invitational. They will be competing for two local wildcard spots in the main event. The Rip Curl Cup trials will be held over one day between July 1 and July 14, either at Padang Padang or Uluwatu, depending on swell conditions.
Whether you’re out in the water waiting in a lull between sets, hanging at the warung after a surf, or relaxing after a day of chasing waves across the island, you see things, hear things, notice things. Things the coconut wireless is abuzz about, things mentioned with a knowing look, a chuckle, things some prefer […]