Wall of Wave

Wall of Wave

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This image has apparently been all over the Internet/blogosphere, but, well. . . wow, worth putting here as well.

This is Tahiti’s Teahupoo break, apparently one of the steepest (and most dangerous) waves on the planet.

You fall, you die. That sort of thing.

Wonder if this was shot with a GoPro camera?

Here’s a full-screen shot of the wave: www.ferket.com

Thanks to The Goat for bringing it to my attention.

Stephen Regenold
Stephen Regenold is Founder of GearJunkie, which he launched as a nationally-syndicated newspaper column in 2002. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times. A father of five, Regenold and his wife live in Minneapolis.