‘There is no surf in India.’ This is often repeated but not necessarily true….. After the almost unreal heroics of the last few days at Teahupoo we thought we would show something a little bit more attainable for your average surfer. This is Teiki Ballian proving that if you have the time to get the right conditions and the willingness to look harder than most, then there most definitely are waves on the subcontinent.
Footage: Teiki Ballian
Music: Tirion Prothero and Nicnoc van Erni
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