Rip Curl Surfers Film Extraordinary “Seven Ghosts” Waves During Once-In-A-Lifetime Indonesian Tidal Bore

by • April 4, 2011 • Nature, TravelComments (0)2641

Equipped with Panasonic Lumix G cameras, a team of world-renowned surf photographers and filmers captured this mindblowing once-in-a-lifetime event, which Tom Curren describes as “the most amazing Search trip in 20 years.” What ensued was a surf session like never before. Here’s what I pulled from

MARCH 20, 2011  |  Six months after Chapter 8 came to a close — Rip Curl International team riders Bruno Santos, Dean Brady, Tyler Larronde, Oney Anwar and original Searcher Tom Curren followed the latest Tip 2 Tip odyssey deep into the heart of Indonesia to be part of a groundbreaking mission to the freshly discovered, flawless waves of a remote river known by the nearby village as the Seven Ghosts…

Every time I watch something like this I can’t help but think about how much I’m not pushing myself towards more adventure in my life.  Do these guys have something genetic that I don’t?  Was it their upbringing that gave them this lust for life?  Either way I think we can all learn so much from people like this when it comes to our own indivdiual pursuits of happiness.  You boys are my new inspiration! You can learn more by visiting

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