Rip Curl began in the no-frills town of Torquay, Australia in 1969 at the height of the short board revolution. Born from the brains of two young surfers Charlie Bartlett and Brian Singer, Rip Curl tended to a huge gap in the surf industry, wetsuits.
Rip Curl has expanded into a company that produces quality products for the sports orientated. Rip Curl has partnered with Carl Zeiss Vision and Barberini to ensure their customers the very best in quality sunglasses.
With a wide range of styles featuring glass polarised, tri-pel polarised, polycarbonate or CR39 lenses, Rip Curl caters for every consumer needs always-ensuring 100% UV protection.
The Rip Curl Search is the driving force behind their progress and vision. When Rip Curl is chasing uncharted reefs, untracked powder or unridden rails, they want to arm people with the best equipment they need. No matter where your travels lead you, Rip Curl will have you covered.