This is Waimea shore break, where 20-foot waves that break on the more famous point wrap into the bay to explode on shallow sandbars as hellish 12-foot tubes. Only a few extreme bodyboarders challenge it, kicking their sponge-soft boards over the ledge for a thrilling plunge into thin air and a brief tube ride. And a brutal beating. This unknown rider challenges the beast. The infamous Waimea Shorebreak takes one more…
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Big barrel at Cloudbreak in Tavarua, Fiji. Cloudbreak has an almond shaped barrel that is prominent in this picture. This is one of those waves you don't hear about too often but is absolute perfection on the right day.
A thick right wave at Cylinders in Newport Beach, California. This wave is to the right of The Wedge and is usually empty in comparison. If you ever get a chance to go to Newport Beach in Summer and there is a big swell make your way out here and watch bodyboarders charge some crazy waves.