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A normal beachie turned on it's head complete with impossibly round schoolboy doodle shack.© 2014 coops/epicswells.com
As it hit the inside it stood-up into a square foamy board-breaker.© 2014 coops/epicswells.com
All along the coast it pumped.© 2014 coops/epicswells.com
Earlier in the day in a different location just as the swell started to show.© 2014 coops/epicswells.com
Cyclone swells like these come-up quick, peak and then drop back equally fast. This one really was only 24 hours of magic and you had to be on it as this gentleman demonstrates.© 2014 coops/epicswells.com
There must be a really sick one in the sights to sit tight and let these roll under you.© 2014 coops/epicswells.com
Welcome to the plateau. It's where we gather to watch Yago Dora soar above our heads.
These are the fortunate few. Many epic sessions have fallen by the wayside, victims to our ruthless monthly culls, but the results are wondrous to behold.
Patagonia is a challenging lover, said the English novelist, Bruce Chatwin. It haunts you, it bewitches you, it wraps you in its arms and does not let you go.
Welcome to the winners' podium. The cream of February lies before you in four spectacular Atlantic sessions, big barrels being the theme.
The symbiosis of surfer and winter. The Astray Collective and Finisterre bring you a short narrated by Matt Smith and produced by Mickey Smith