Due to its constant appearance on news highlight reels and hollywood blockbuster films, Teahupoo has become a wave that is seen so often that we are almost completely desensitised to its testicle-shrinking scariness.
But then every now and then a clip comes along to remind you just how ferocious this South Pacific jewel can be.
Enter Imagine – the latest clip from Tahitian nutcase Alvino Tupai.
Clocking in at just under six minutes and also featuring a trip to the South Australian desert, Alvino’s shows us just why Teahupoo is regarded as the scariest wave in the world.
Edited by Morgan Halas