Surfing the pipeline can be treacherous. See this awesome video and get a better appreciation for the surfers that make this type of water sport look easy.
Watch this cool video and you will see what I mean about this type surf riding.
Surfing is great, but there is something different about the beautiful chaos of pipeline surfing through the opening of a big wave.
As you see the waves rolling and turning, you will hear top professional surfers talk about their fears and thrills of riding the pipe.
Beautiful Chaos of Pipeline Surfing
- New Surfing Technique: Backside barrel riding
A new technique has arisen due to the difficulty of riding the pipe, and that is called backside barrel riding. Apparently it has really changed the way surfers work around, lead up to, and catch the wave.
Some may say that it is a lot more fun, others may say that it is a better way of properly getting into the pipeline.
Check it out and see if you want to try surfing this scary and dangerous type of wave.
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Video Credit: Red Bull
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