Countdown to Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang begins amid…

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/AUS (Monday, June 19, 2017) - In just a few weeks the surfing world’s attention will focus squarely on the island of Bali when the Rip Curl Cup returns to the storied lefthand… Read More

KETUT AGUS AND TAINA IZQUIERDO WIN STOP #2 OF THE…

Cimaja, West Java – Monday, 15 May 2017: The 2017 GromSearch Series continued for the second stop this week-end at Cimaja, West Java. Numbers of ripping young surfers from Java, Bali, Sumbawa, Phillipines… Read More

Ketut Agus and Dhea Natashya Triumph at Stop # 1 of…

Lombok – Monday, 24 April 2017: First stop of Rip Curl GromSearch 2017 went ahead this week-end with the most talented young surfers from Lombok, Sumbawa, Java and Bali. Competing in an exciting, safe… Read More

RIP CURL'S GROMSEARCH IS BACK!

Rip Curl is excited to announce their 14th Annual GromSearch series launching in April this year. The Rip Curl GromSearch series are youth surfing events that include boys and girls divisions in 16 and… Read More

Oney Anwar Extends Contract With Rip Curl

Bali, 20 February 2017 – This year will mark Oney Anwar’s 14th year together with Rip Curl. The talented young natural foot Surfer from Lakey Peak, Sumbawa Indonesia, has extended his contract with long-term… Read More

Rip Curl Presents Second Annual King of Benoa Wakeboarding…

KING OF BENOA 2016 Pro Wakeboard and Wakeskate Champion, Daniel Grant will be back in this installment to defend his title in 2017. “We are proud to partner with Bali Wake Park on the second edition of… Read More

Get Ready For The Prestigious Gromsearch Series Last…

This Weekend the prestigious Gromsearch Series Juggernaut continues on to the perfect surf of Lakey Peak, Sumbawa for the conclusion of the series, the National finals and the crowning of the 2016 Gromsearch… Read More

John Florence Crowned World Champion At The Meo Rip…

Peniche, Portugal (Tuesday, October 25, 2016) – In an absolutely insane day, 22-year-old John John Florence (HAW) clinched the 2016 World Surf League (WSL) Title with a victory at the MEO Rip Curl Pro… Read More

Rip Curl Gromsearch National Finals location revealed!…

Gromsearch #5 and the National Finals to be held at Lakey Peak, Sumbawa, November 4th- 6th 26 SEPT 2016 – After four thrilling Gromsearch series competitions in Lombok, Java, Bali, and Sumatra, the prestigious… Read More

Tom Curren Performing Live In Bali This Saturday

Bali, Indonesia – Three-time world champion and surfing icon Tom Curren will play a live concert this Saturday (Aug 27) at the luxurious Uluwatu Surf Villas in Bali. Tickets are still available for this… Read More

Garut Widiarta Re-Ups With Rip Curl For Three More…

Kuta, Bali – Rip Curl Southeast Asia is excited to announce the re-signing of Indonesian surfing superstar Garut Widiarta to a new three-year contract. The new deal means that the stylish 28-year-old… Read More

Mega Semadhi Claims 2016 Rip Curl Cup

Bali, Indonesia – 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… Read More

Rip Curl Cup on High Alert for Tuesday Start at Padang…

The 16 invited surfers to the Rip Curl Cup will gather at Bali’s most revered wave on Sunday (July 31) for the event's opening ceremony, heat draw and blessing. Meanwhile, a large Indian Ocean groundswell… Read More

Garut Widiarta prepares for Rip Curl Cup with Medina…

July 28, 2016 -- Bali, Indonesia – Garut Widiarta figured the best way to prepare for the toughest contest of his life would be to train with a world-class sparring partner – or two. So the reigning Rip… Read More

Curren, Ho, Irons will duel at Padang Padang for 2016…

July 18, 2016 -- Bali, Indonesia – A three-time world champion, five WCT event champions and four Indonesian national champions are among the all-star lineup of surfers vying for the 2016 Rip Curl Cup… Read More

2016 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang Officially Partners…

Torquay, Victoria/AUS (Wednesday, July 6, 2016) – Rip Curl and the World Surf League are excited to announce they will be teaming up as part of the 2016 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang at the wave also known… Read More

Rip Curl celebrates successful launch of “The Search”…

21st June, 2016 – Following previous Artist collaborations in places such as Califonia, Hawaii and Indonesia, Global Surf brand Rip Curl opened their doors giving Artists from SE Asia a chance to join… Read More

Rip Curl Gromsearch #4 held in the powerful beach…

16MAY2016 – Continuing the Search for Indonesia’s best groms, Rip Curl kicked off Gromsearch #4 in the powerful beach break of Pantai Pajang in Bengkulu, SouthWest of Sumatra. “It looked like Puerto Escondido… Read More

Champions crowned at the 2016 Rip Curl GromSearch…

May 6th, 2016. Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. Champions crowned at the 2016 Rip Curl GromSearch International Final, Ala Moana Bowls, Hawaii. Nolan Rapoza (USA) and Brisa Hennessy (HAW) win in the best conditions… Read More

Rip Curl Gromsearch Series #4 is on for Bengkulu,…

04 MAY 2016 – Continuing the Search for Indonesia’s best groms, Rip Curl will be kicking off Gromsearch #4 at its most remote location yet in Bengkulu, West Sumatra. A little known hot spot for young… Read More

World's Best Juniors Ready For 2016 Rip Curl Gromsearch…

April 28th, 2016. Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. World’s best junior surfers are getting ready to compete for the 2016 Rip Curl GromSearch International final at Ala Moana Bowls on Oahu, Hawaii. Read More

Australian Chris Zaffis takes out Mentawai Pro pres.…

Chris Zaffis has taken out the Mentawai Pro presented by Rip Curl in some of the best waves ever seen in a World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 event at the famed Lances Right. Zaffis… Read More

Massive Day of Action at the Mentawai Pro Pres. by…

Round 2 of the Mentawai Pro presented by Rip Curl has been completed in outstanding conditions at the world famous break of Lance's Right. Competitors were greeted once again with clean four-foot waves… Read More

Lance's Right Provides Perfection for Mentawai Pro…

In its first year as a World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000 event, Round 1 of the Mentawai Pro presented by Rip Curl has been completed in firing four foot waves at the perfect reef break… Read More

Rip Curl Gromsearch Series #3: Pumping surf and a…

17APR2016 – In a nail-biting final in the pumping surf of Pererenan Rights at Canggu, a consistent Raju Sena successfully held off Rip Curl Rider Ketut Agus’s radical attack to hold on to his second Gromsearch… Read More

Rip Curl Gromsearch Series #3 kicks off with a 7am…

15APR2016 – With perfect surf predicted, and a dawn patrol 7am start, Rip Curl is kicking off its 3rd Gromsearch of the season at Pererenan rights, Canggu’s best wave. Read More

Top Seeds Prepare for Contest Perfection at Lances…

(Coolangatta, QLD / April 8, 2016) With only two weeks left until the inaugural Mentawai Pro Presented by Rip Curl gets underway, the surfing world waits in anticipation to see just what the perfect wave… Read More

Rip Curl Gromsearch Series #3 coming to Canggu, Bali…

07 APRIL 2016 – Rip Curl has officially opened the registration for the #3 Gromsearch competition to be held in Pererenan rights, Canggu Bali, the area’s most popular and consistent break. Read More

MENTAWAI PRO 2016 presented by RIP CURL TRAVEL DOCUMENT

Lance’s Right, also known as HT’s, is located in front of Katiet Village on the south east coast of Sipora Island in the Mentawai Island chain that is part of Sumatra, Indonesia.

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Conlogue Wins Rip Curl Women’s Pro Bells Beach

April 1, 2016 - Rip Curl Head Office - Torquay, Australia: Courtney Conlogue (USA) claimed victory today at the Rip Curl Women's Pro Bells Beach, defeating Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) in three-to-five foot… Read More

Rip Curl Gromsearch # 2 goes off in West Java!

Rip Curl’s GromSearch #2 turned up the heat at Batu Karas, West Java last weekend as Indonesia’s hottest Under 16 year old surfers displayed exactly the kind of surfing that this contest series was created… Read More

Rip Curl Hosts KING OF BENOA International Wakeboarding…

The new Bali Wake Park at Benoa Harbor will be the site of Rip Curl’s King of Benoa International Wakeboarding Competition to take place on March 26th & 27th 2016. This will be the very first International… Read More

WSL Excited to Announce the Inaugural QS1,000 Mentawai…

The World Surf League (WSL) and Asian Surfing Championships (ASC) have combined once again to host another world-class event at one of the best surfing locations on the planet. The QS1,000 rated Mentawai… Read More

Rip Curl returns to Batu Karas, Java for stop #2 of…

Rip Curl has officially opened the registration for the #2 Gromsearch competition to be held in the right point break of Batu Karas, Pangandaran, West Java on March 19-20th, 2016. Read More

GromSearch 1st series Lombok: Ketut Agus and Suma…

Lombok, 15FEB16- Rip Curl’s Gromsearch lived up to its name by not only searching for the best young surfers in Indonesia but also searching for the best waves for them… Read More

Rip Curl GromSearch moved to Seger Beach, Kuta Lombok…

2/12/16- Lombok - With a watchful eye out for the best possible conditions, the venue for the first of the Rip Curl Gromsearch series has been officially moved from Senggigi Beach to Kuta Lombok’s Seger… Read More

Rip Curls GromSearch Indonesia is underway!

Setting on fire the imagination of every under 16 year old surfer in Indonesia, Rip Curl is proud to announce their 2016 GromSearch series. With 6 separate competitions staged at 6 different locations… Read More

Rip Curl announces Senggigi Beach, Lombok as the first…

05 February 2016 – Great news for all you ripping under 16 year old surfers, Rip Curl has officially opened the registration for the 2016 Gromsearch competition series. This year is sure to be the most… Read More

Tom Curren Fundraiser with Rip Curl and Uluwatu Surf…

Last Saturday, the 27th of August, as the sun set over clean swell lines, a crowd of more than 300 gathered at the Uluwatu Surf Villas to hear 3 x world champion and renowned musician Tom Curren play… Read More