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Surviving Big Wave Wipeouts Takes A Lot Of Preparation

We never get tired of seeing surfers take on monster waves. Seeing someone take on a multi-story wall of water is equal parts exhilarating and terrifying — and we’re just watching someone do it! But with every triumph, there are the inevitable wipeouts. With big waves, those wipeouts get a lot more complicated and can kill anyone …

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How Surf Lakes Make Artificial Waves And Why This One Will Provide Fun For Everyone

Not all artificial waves are created equally. In fact, most artificial waves are created differently depending on who’s behind them. The Plunge Pool in Yeppoon, Central Queensland, Australia, is no different. Except for one thing — variety. Multiple types of waves for all experience levels was the focus when creating this massive wave pool. Here …

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Underwater Surf Photographer Captures The Ocean In Ways You’ve Never Imagined

We’ve seen some incredible underwater photography before, but what Ben Thouard is doing in “Surface” is something truly incredible. After moving to the small village of Teahupoo, Tahiti, Thouard spent the next 15 years perfecting his art of shooting underwater from inside the wave while looking back at the landscape. “Through this work, I hope people …

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This is Why Dolphin’s are the Ultimate Surfers

For all the advances that have been made in the world of surfing to better enable surfer’s to ride smoother, further and faster, it’s a little disheartening to see how effortlessly dolphins glide through and out of the waves. It’s incredible to see how power and control these amazing creatures have in the sea. https://youtu.be/B5fNKS_IOSw …

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Absurd 100-Foot Wave is the Biggest Wave in the World Ever Surfed

Garrett McNamara broke a world record by surfing a 100-foot wave! This astounding accomplishment occurred in Portugal on January 28, 2013. But what makes this so remarkable is that he broke his own record in the same location he set the current record off the coast of Nazaré, Portugal in an underwater canyon, about 1,000 ft …

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All other drone surfing videos will bow to this incredible footage!

Surf photographer Stu Gibson’s pet drone traveled around the world as he captured footage of surfers, saltwater, scenery, and so much more on this amazing video! From his “I like to fly” video on Vimeo, “Some random moments from 2014, it certainly was a busy and fun year, i travel with my pet drone everywhere …

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