There weren’t many worse than that highlight reel above throughout the event. While a few competitors had some scares, thankfully no one was seriously injured.
It just goes to remind us normal surfers of the sheer terror one will encounter while surfing the Mexican Pipeline. And the fact that a closeout set provides no channel to get away from it, because it’s a beachbreak. Count us out, and leave Puerto Escondido to the professionals who conquered it yesterday.
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