Kelly And John John Teahupo’o Freesurf

It’s no secret that Teahupo’o is a hard wave to surf. The ledge, the bend, the flesh-hungry reef glaring up at you, it all comes into play when you’re faced with the beast. But now that the circus of the Billabong Pro Tahiti is in town you know what the most challenging thing of all is? Just getting a wave in the star-studded WT lineup. And so here, we’ll let the experts do the work while watching from the channel – cold Hinano in hand and the warm breeze at our backs. Because doesn’t that sound a helluva lot more enjoyable than a face full of coral?