For the second time in the event waiting period, contest directors have switched the official event status from red to yellow, or “High Alert,” in anticipation of a potential Thursday, Aug. 3rd start to competition at 9 AM.
Due to a lack of epic surf conditions at Padang Padang on Friday morning, the Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang will not hold competition this week and will instead wait for a larger swell on the charts for next week.
AFTERNOON UPDATE from Padang Padang at 2 PM local time: The Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang remains on High Alert, but has been called off for today in hopes of larger surf tomorrow. Next competition call will be made Friday, July 28 at 6:30 AM local time for a potential 7 AM start to Round […]
The world’s best tube riders are ready to gather at Bali’s most iconic wave on Sunday, July 9th for the Rip Curl Cup Opening Ceremony. All are welcome to attend the traditional festivities at Padang Padang Beach to bless the event with good waves and to welcome the official invited surfers.
In an event dominated by the international invitees, Mega Semadhi was the lone local Indonesian surfer to reach the final of the 2016 Rip Curl Cup at Padang Padang. But when the final horn sounded, it was Mega who came out on top, claiming his second title in the past three times the Ultimate Tuberiding Contest has been held.
he Pulse will be coming to you twice a week over the duration of the Rip Curl Cup waiting period, and in episode one we meet former world tour competitor and first time Rip Curl Cup combatant Damien Hobgood
The 2015 edition of the Rip Curl Cup is underway, with the Rip Curl Cup Trials run and won today at Uluwatu. With the main event field reduced this year, the battle for the one position up for grabs for was as tight as it’s ever been between the 32 Indonesian competitors.
Rip Curl Cup trials are on standby from Saturday July 25 through to Friday July 31, and will be run on the best day of waves at Padang Padang, Uluwatu or Bingin over that window.
After 11 years of awesome the Rip Curl Cup is back with a fresh format and new invitees, held at the same incredible wave, Padang Padang.
Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang 2014: Best Waves in the 11 year history of the event! Prepare to have your mind blown as you watch Indonesia’s finest wave being charged by an International field of Tube riding specialists. Led by Rip Curl’s top team rider Garut Widiarta, these Tunnel Kings hold nothing back as the Indian ocean throws everything she’s got at them!