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Get the low-down on all of the event news and press releases from in and around the 2013 Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal.
Kai Otton Wins The 2013 Moche Rip Curl Pro
October 17, 2013 - ASP veteran Kai Otton claims his maiden WCT event victory, defeating rookie Nat Young in the FInal of the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal.
World’s Best Surfers Ignite Supertubos In Rounds 2 & 3
October 16, 2013 - The world's best surfers capitalized on the massive ramps on offer at Supertubos on Wednesday, putting on an aerial surfing clinic.
It's Time To Get "SURFfit"
Want to know how Taylor Knox is still shredding at a WCT level at age 42? The secret is in his new fitness DVD.
Competition Called Off On Tuesday At Supertubos
October 15, 2013 - Event directors called competition off for the day at the Rip Curl Pro Portugal on Tuesday, eyeing a possible resumption on Wednesday.
Slater Falls, Fanning Moves On To Round 3
October 14, 2013 – Slater falls while Fanning advances in ASP World Title shakeup at Rip Curl Pro Portugal.
Mick Fanning Cleans Up The Office
Two-time world champion Mick Fanning leads by example and helps tidy up the office before clocking out for the day.
Holding Pattern Continues At Rip Curl Pro Portugal
October 13, 2013 - Medium surf and unfavorable wind conditions on Sunday meant another lay day for competition.
Five To Follow
October 12, 2013 - Here are five Insta-addicted WCT surfers worth following during this year's Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal.
Day 4: The Wait Continues
October 12, 2013 - A third consecutive lay-day has been called at the Rip Curl Pro Portugal presented by Moche.
Second Consecutive Lay Day for Rip Curl Pro
October 11, 2013 - Small surf continued in Peniche on Friday, prompting event organizers to call competition off at Supertubos for the second day in a row.
Lay Day Called On Thursday
October 10, 2013 - With small surf on offer Thursday morning, event organizers have called a lay day for competition at the Rip Curl Pro Portugal presented by Moche.
World Title Favorites Stumble In Round 1
October 9, 2013 - Mick Fanning and Kelly Slater were both dealt surprise defeats in Round 1 of the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal, held in offshore Supertubos barrels.
October 9, 2013 - ASP world #1 Mick Fanning's new film, produced by Taylor Steele, chronicles the true spirit of adventure and features Mick surfing and traveling alongside the world's best.
Jacob Willcox Wins Moche Trials At Supertubos
October 8, 2013 - The 16-year-old from Margaret River, WA topped a field of Europe's best surfers to claim the final remaining wildcard spot in the main event.
Tiago Pires Withdraws From Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal
October 7, 2013 - Portuguese surfers Alves and Morais receive injury wildcards into main event.
ASP World Title In Play At Supertubos
October 6, 2013 – ASP ratings frontrunner Mick Fanning could potentially clinch his third world title in Portugal.
Wilko's Fresh Catch
Matt Wilkinson got a new custom wetsuit to help him land the big one. Check it out!
Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal: Past Champions
October 6, 2013 – Here's a look back at the champions who had what it takes to meet the challenge at Supertubos.
Dillon Perillo Receives Wildcard
September 24, 2013 - Dillon Perillo has been awarded the first of two event wildcards to compete in the 2013 Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal.
The Ultimate Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal Packing List
If you are coming to Portugal for the Moche Rip Curl Pro, it's best to come prepared. Here's a list of essentials.
Wilko's Guide to Peniche
Matt Wilkinson loves Peniche, so who better to talk us through his favourite parts of this great Portuguese surfing town.
Spot Check: Supertubos
After last year's incredible display of barrel riding at Supertubos, the world's greatest surfers will once again return to the mythical shores of Peniche.
The Home of European Surfing
Surfing in Portugal is a unique experience. No other coast offers such a high number of surf spots within such a short distance.