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A big wave

Australian surfer Marti Paradisis rides a wave near Pedra Branca Rock, south of Tasmania in the Southern Ocean. Paradisis won the 'Biggest Wave' section of the Australasian Big Wave Awards, Picture taken November REUTERS/Andrew Chisholm/Big Wave Awards

Laird Hamilton. En Maui Hawaii.

Big wave surfing Hawaii: OK I love surfing and now paddle boarding but this picture is of Laird Hamilton one of the best! Neal, Brien, Marin, Dave and I all were lucky enough to see him surf and wow it was poetry!


ThruHiker — preciousandfregilethings: here-i-am-sm: faith

“A pool just isn’t the same as the ocean. It has no energy. No life.” – Linda Gerber

body_surfing_shorebreak_barrel Ouch, but soooo much fun!

Brian Conley, sickest drop. #surfing

The oldest and most prominent big wave contest is the Eddie named after Oahu north coast Hawai'ian lifeguard and internet user Eddie Aikau. Another big wave surfing.

My Tassy mate Marti Paradisis surfs giant waves for a living.    Marti has entered a big wave surf vid contest and is currently in second place.  He needs a bit of help, so folks please click the link and vote on all Marti's videos.   He's a top bloke.  With your help, he can do it.   Here's the link:    http://www.intensesurfchallenge.com/riders/marti-paradisis

Marti Paradisis in the Original Source Intense Surf Challenge. Vote for his Big Wave.