Teahupoo, Tahiti is widely known throughout the world of surfing as having the most powerful break on the planet. There are certainly larger waves found breaking at other places in the world, but none that break with such impact and ferocity as found at Teahupoo.
I bet there's a whole lot of sea sick people on that ship!
This guy is nuts. Look at the size of the wave he is surfing on.
A stream near a beach gets dammed by the sand each year, building a reservoir of millions of gallons of water. By digging a trench in that sand, these guys create great waves of fresh water rushing into the ocean.
At least he held on to the ring!
Check out this awesome beach Playa Puerto Nuevo in Puerto Rico.
I never knew it was possible to surf on your lawn.
Garrett McNamara has surfed what is considered to be the biggest wave ever. The Hawaiian big wave rider caught the huge monster in Portugal, during the ZON North Canyon Project 2011.
This is why you shouldn't go that close to the beach with your boat.