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Get the low-down on all of the event news and press releases from in and around the 2013 Rip Curl Cup

August 11th, 2013 – Local boy Mega Semadhi finds redemption at Padang Padang and claims his first Rip Curl Cup in pumping barrels.
August 10th, 2013 – The 2013 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang Invitational has been called ON for this Sunday (August 11th).
August 9th, 2013 – A memorial paddle-out was held at Padang Padang beach in Bali on Saturday, Aug. 10th to celebrate the life of master surfboard shaper Allan Byrne.
August 6th, 2013 – History was made Tuesday at Padang Padang when the first live broadcast in Rip Curl Cup history went out to the world.
August 2nd, 2013For the second time in the event waiting period, contest directors have switched the official event status to “High Alert.”
July 30th, 2013 – A solid dose of Indian Ocean swell saw the mythical wave at Padang Padang come alive on Monday morning
July 27th, 2013 – The 2013 Rip Curl Cup Invitational at Padang Padang has gone on “High Alert” for the first time in the waiting period.
July 26, 2013 – Usually waiting for a swell is a tedious thing, but during the Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang the waiting period is a grand old time.
July 17, 2013 – On a historic night, Rip Curl and Uluwatu Surf Villas successfully raised over $18,000 to help preserve Uluwatu beach.
July 8, 2013 – Once-in-a-lifetime prizes will be up for auction this weekend when Uluwatu Surf Villas and Rip Curl host an evening of ocean-inspired art, music and film.
July 8, 2013 – Meet the creator behind the Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang Ten-Year Anniversary artwork.
June 28, 2013 – Rip Curl surfers and staff help clean up one of Bali's most treasured beaches before the Rip Curl Cup opening ceremony.
June 24, 2013 – On Saturday a group of underprivileged youth from 10-15 years old enjoyed surfing with Mick Fanning and Gabriel Medina.
June 30, 2013 Rahtu Suargita and Alik Rudiarta claimed the top spots at the Rip Curl Cup Trials in spitting Padang Padang barrels on Sunday.
June 28, 2013 Sixteen of Bali's best local surfers are preparing to surf pumping Padang Padang for the Rip Curl Cup Trials.
June 5, 2013 For the first time in history, the Rip Curl Cup at Padang Padang will be webcast live to the world. Stay tuned...
May 27, 2013 – Catching up with Wardo, the defending Rip Curl Cup Champion.
Aug 9th, 2012 – With a miracle wave in the dying seconds of the Final, California's Chris Ward pigdogs his way to a Padang Padang title.
May 22, 2013 – The list of past Rip Curl Cup champions includes some of the finest tuberiders of the modern era. Who will drink from the Cup on the ten-year anniversary?