[Surf] Surfing Teahupo’o in Tahiti

There is an excellent surf in Teahupo’o, Tahiti. Bodyboarding pioneers Mike Stewart and Ben Severson surfed Teahupo’o in 1986 and it soon became an underground spot for thrill-seeking bodyboarders. Few professional surfers rode Teahupo’o during the early ’90s and it was only in 1998, at the Gotcha Tahiti Pro, that Teahupo’o became widely recognized as having some of the heaviest waves in the world. This is some of the best Teahupo’o footage on earth