When it’s on, huge crowds gather to watch the bodysurfers, bodyboarders and surfers throw themselves into the spectacular man made wave, which more often than not ends with a closeout or brutal wipeout.
When waves are breaking on The Great Lakes the conditions are almost certainly grim and the dedicated local crew are often surfing in 10ºC water
Entry to spectate at the Surf Snowdonia Pro Surf Challenge, which conveniently falls within the Autumn school holidays, is free along with free parking and promises to offer an exciting day of family friendly entertainment.
Luckily Save The Waves have launched a campaign to stop the fluffy haired billionaire called #NatureTrumpsWalls and you can help by simply signing the petition.
What stands the Blawesome out from the crowd is the sheer volume of air it pushes through your suit – a whopping 60 cubic feet per minute!
Surfboard damage, especially at the hands of airlines is well documented and even the worlds best surfers are not exempt.
Kelly is also promising après surf, jam sessions around a bonfire and on his Instagram page has even said the winner can put in a request for which surfers they would like to share the session with and he will try to organise it.
Skindog blends traditional and progressive longboard surfing, in a style simply known as Tragressive.
Not only can you count on some hilarious surfing tom foolery there will also be plenty of scantily clad beach babes and crazy stunts to enjoy.
Ari’s board riding skills are sublime and he is soon shown riding his finless surfboard better than most can ride a quad and sliding, slipping and spinning the board with extreme skill