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Video: Desert Point’s Timeless Lines

Video: Desert Point’s Timeless Lines

The Lombok Strait separates Bali from Lombok and is the meeting point of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. It also houses the Wallace Line, an east-west border that distinguishes Asian and Australian animals. More importantly to surfers, though, its endless currents and masses of moving water have sculpted the world’s most perfect reef, which houses […]

Tales From Paradise – A revolutionary web series by Rip Curl Asia

Tales From Paradise – A revolutionary web series by Rip Curl Asia

Welcome to Tales From Paradise. A land of perfect sunsets and spitting barrels. Where there’s always a trip in the works and rental cars were made to be broken. Welcome to sleeping in your board bag under the stars and white-knuckle flights on rickety Cessna planes.

Photos: Desert ripper joins RIP CURL!

Photos: Desert ripper joins RIP CURL!

Everyone who goes to Desert Point and sees this kid surf knows he has something special ~ talent, confidence and a sick style. He seems to get better every time I see him surf, even if it’s just been a few weeks.

Photos: Desert’s barrels with the local boys

Photos: Desert’s barrels with the local boys

For many of the all-season Desert riders it was agreed to be the best swell of the 2012 season until now: perfect direction, tides and winds. But it’s never quite so simple is it?