"The most challenging straight-hander I've ever had," is how Andrew Cotton describes the wave at Nazaré that changed his Life
Andrew Cotton is in Nazaré, Portugal for one of the biggest swells of the winter. Unfortunately there are no jet skis in town and no jet skis means no surfing.
It is not a case of which is best, rather which one would you prefer to commit to?
You are not surfing waves of consequence without a safety ski or two....
Tuck in your expectations and hitch-up your breeches, those mad Tassie lads are back pulling off the impossible.
Cloudbreak hitched a jig and the boys danced down the reef whilst the women struggled at bumpy Restaurants on the largest day of the Fiji Women's Pro
Solid Mexican beachbreaks are pretty daunting on a gun. Imagine towing out a with finless tray beneath your feet.
A couple of weeks back we spotted a potentially macking Teahupo'o swell on our long range forecast. It arrived right on time, and there to make the most of it was 12 year old Kauli Vaast, part of a thriving contingent of power hungry Tahitian groms.
Was this the best winter to head off on a road trip or has the surf always been this good?
A regular at Mullaghmore, Barry talks about his addiction to big-wave surfing