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Big wave surfing is a discipline within surfing where experienced surfers paddle into or are towed onto waves which are at least 20 feet m) high, on browse boards referred to as "guns" or towboards. Sizes of the board had to effectively surf these.
Shane Dorian & the wall Tahiti. Here is the very 'heavy' water of these incredible waves with their vertical walls. Did I mention the shallow reef that must add just a little more excitement to the situation?