All Photos Ben Thouard
There are natural occurrences in this world that are wonders to behold – XXL Teahupo’o is one of them. Before the swell graced the southern shores of Hawai’i, one of the craziest sessions in recent years went down at the “End of the Road.” Along with a handful of international chargers, it was a new generation of young Tahitians who stole the show. Surfing waves like these transcend our understanding of what is humanly possible. And it’s crazy to imagine that some of these guys are just getting started.