TWO weekend swells arriving within seven days of each other bodes well for the South African rhino chasers. We've already had epic Teahupoo, massive Shipstern and now it's Dungeons' turn to shine ... twice.
Rather than 'shine' perhaps a more apposite description should include: roar, shift, twist or drain -- this wave rarely breaks off one peak, rather shifting along the length of a football field whilst throwing a few closeouts into the mix. Easy to negotiate on a ski, but now all the guys are paddling it's a different story.
Fresh from a season of consequence in the North Pacific, Jeremy Johnson, David Kuhn von Burgsdorff, Frank Solomon, Josh Redman, Jaque Theron, Simon Lowe and Andy Marr were all on scene for the opening gambits.
Here's Jaque Theron on one of the waves of the day on May 15th (swell No.2). The first frame of this sequence showed Jaque paddling into a much, much, smaller wave -- Dungeons draws off the reef and doubles-up in a matter of seconds.
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