This Barrel at Surf Break ‘Jaws’ Could Win Wave of the Year

Let’s all take a moment to gawk at this mindblowing tube by Billy Kemper at the surf break called Jaws.

If you follow surfing much, you’ll know that Jaws has been blowing up over the last month. And among waves rightfully nominated for the WSL Wave of the Year honors is this incredible piece of surfing.

Billy Kemper called it “the wave of my life,” and it’s hard to disagree. He pulls off some incredible mid-tube navigation of a steep wall to pull this one out. Bravo!

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Sean McCoy

Editorial Director Sean McCoy is a life-long outdoorsman who grew up hunting and fishing central Wisconsin forests and lakes. He joined GearJunkie after a 10-year stint as a newspaperman in the Caribbean, where he learned sailing and wooden-boat repair. Based in GearJunkie's Denver office, McCoy is an avid trail runner, camper, hunter, angler, mountain biker, skier, and beer tester.

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