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2013 Waiting Period Videos

All the backstage action and antics from the Rip Curl Cup 2013 waiting period...

The 10-year anniversary of the Ultimate Tuberiding Contest did not disappoint.
With only four days remaining in the waiting period, the Rip Curl Cup went off at Padang and Bali local Mega Semadhi claimed the Cup.
On his first trip to Bali, 16-year-old Jacob Willcox claims second place at the 2013 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang.
Surfing Life catches up with two of Australia's younger invitees to the Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang.
Watch some of the Worlds best Tube slayers taking advantage of an empty line -up at the Balinese Pipeline  - Padang Padang.
A solid dose of Indian Ocean swell saw the mythical wave at Padang Padang come alive on Monday morning.
Garut Widiarta gets artistic with his new boards while waiting for Padang Padang to awaken on the next big swell of the 2013 Rip Curl Cup waiting period.
Nineteen-year-old Usman Trioko, the top local at Indo's longest tube, tells what it means to receive his first-ever invitation to compete in the Rip Curl Cup 2013.
For 2-time Rip Curl Cup champion (and 4-time finalist) Made "Bol" Adi Putra, the secret to success at Padang Padang is simple:
In this clip Kevin shows off his magic 5'9" that his older brother Michel gave to him.
Two-time Rip Curl Cup champion Lee Wilson (Bali) shows us his three trusty steeds ready for action in this year's Padang Cup
While we wait for a swell big enough for Padang Padang we hung with Kevin Bourez on the Bukit.
The Rip Curl Planet team gathered to clean up Padang Padang beach, site of the 2013 Rip Curl Cup Invitational.
5 questions about being invited to the 2013 event. Here is what "Papa Gila" had to say...
Garut Widiarta breaks down his ultimate quiver for the 2013 Rip Curl Cup at Padang Padang.
Two-time Rip Curl Cup champion Lee Wilson describes his most cherished memory from the event's storied ten-year history.
Young Tahitian surfer Kevin Bourez describes his favorite moment from the 2012 Rip Curl Cup waiting period.
Last year, local Padang surfer Mega Semadhi came tantalizingly close to victory at the 2012 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang.
Kuta Boy Rahtu Suargita and Uluwatu Local Alik Rudiarta win Trials and secure final spots in the 2013 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang.
The six-week waiting period runs from July 1st - August 15th, 2013 and the contest will only be held when the barrels are all-time.