It’s not often that surfers on the West coast of the US look longingly across to the their colleagues on the East coast, envious of the waves that are being sent their way. But with East coast spots lighting up of late, West coast surfers have been forced to temporarily concede their crown of ‘best coast to surf in America’.
Until this weekend, when normal service resumed. A welcome swell rolled in. And those looking for an absolute pasting headed to Newport to have sand and seawater forced hard into parts you can’t even imagine sand reaching.
Watch footage below from yesterday’s session at the Wedge.