Just published this article in Surf portugal Mag. It was 3 intense days with hawaian surf, although I have never been to Hawaii, but I guess we can call Azores the portuguese Hawaii. Professional surfer Marco Giorgi was calling it 12 foot on the bigger sets…
Here´s Nic on a bomb of of wave that looks a lot like the Box in Australia, but with more power, very very shallow and super dangerous.
Found Marco in the barrel a couple of times between swimming for my life when the out of control sets pounded the reef.
Check more pics on the online article of Surf Portugal here.
- Nico Von Rupp opts for Ireland over Hawaii and scores (grindtv.com)