CREATIVE Destruction, Chapter 6.2. The much anticipated main event, bombing Palikir Pass.
When this session went down the surf newswire went haywire, emails burning with superlatives and stills backing it up. Unusually for our interconnected world its taken weeks for the video to drop, almost a lifetime ago by web standards.
Fortunately it doesn’t disappoint. “The wave itself is probably just as good as it gets.” Said Taj “It’s just like those little cartoon drawings you draw when you’re in school. Just perfect right-hand peeling barrels.”
Yet again the CD boys have sprinkled their production magic on a session which despite needing no gimmicks is presented in a refreshing manner, demanding you sit-up and take notice.
“The whole thought process was to play music to the surfing instead of edit the surfing to the music” Said Wade.
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