The latest entry into the Nomad Big Wave Awards comes from one of the pioneers of the “Free Surf Generation” in Australia.
Chris James has earned a reputation as being one of the most fearless bodyboarders on the planet with a resume featuring locations of serious consequence such as Luna’s, Konnies and Teahupo’o.
Teahupo’o, on the shores of Tahiti sets the scene for Chris’s Entry in one of the bigger swells to hit the coral atolls in 2015. Shot in conjunction with the steady hands of Tim Bonython, this wave raises the stakes of what it’s going to take to be crowned the Nomad Big Wave Awards Champion. After riding the heavy pit and bouncing over the shock wave, He was spat out in the channel to the sound of the applause’s from the boats.
So take a few minutes to relax & take in the beauty that the above clip has to offer.