Tag Archives: Tahiti

Teahupo’o Summer 2012 – Surfing Magazine – Laird Hamilton

Laird Hamilton riding bomber in Teahupoo summer 2012. Surfing Magazine’s photographer Tom Carey disappeared this summer.  Most bosses fire an employee for an extended disappearance; Tom  returned with some great Chopes and still has job.  Check out the collection at … Continue reading

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Surfer Magazine: How to surf TEAHUPOO: Michel Bourez on Navigating Tahiti’s Marquee Left-Hander

Jeff Mull August 7, 2012 Teahupoo has gained a reputation for handing out some of the world’s best barrels and worst beatings—often you’ll find both in the same session. If watching the upcoming Billabong Pro Tahiti inspires you to test … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day: Teahupoo on a Code Red day

Big barrels at Teahupoo, Tahiti: August 30, 2011 Why ‘Code Red’? That was the term for the marine warning the Tahitian government instituted late Friday afternoon and into Saturday. It basically shut down all marinas and ports as the swell … Continue reading

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