Somewhere: Wednesday July 30, 2008

31 Jul 2008 0


Some highlights from day one of The Search event

Kelly Sets up the Backside Barrel..

Kelly Sets up the Backside Barrel..

Slater, Switchfoot tube.

Slater, Switchfoot tube.

and emerges from the foamball.. frontside..

and emerges from the foamball.. frontside..

Parko

Parko

Bede doin the dog "Somewhere" in Indonesia on the afternoon of the 30th.

Bede doin the dog "Somewhere" in Indonesia on the afternoon of the 30th.

Parko was tearing the place to pieces

Parko was tearing the place to pieces

Morning shows some stacks of lines.

Morning shows some stacks of lines.

Rip Curl Cup winner and Wild Card Entry Komang Sujaya sets up a Barrel.

Rip Curl Cup winner and Wild Card Entry Komang Sujaya sets up a Barrel.

Afternoon Glass.

Afternoon Glass.

Kieran Perrow ducks and weaves his way out of the green room.

Kieran Perrow ducks and weaves his way out of the green room.

The Rip Curl Search event kicked off today, somewhere in Indonesia. The waves for the contest were pretty good! Call it overhead and good at most breaks, and double overhead and barreling up on others.

The afternoon action was the pick at the contest site. The dropping tide mean’t the barrels were staying open. Earlier on the higher tide, heaps of crew were getting pinched on the end section.

Kelly Slater was the man out there, dropping into a big old barrel, dissapearing, and emerging surfing switchstance.

Andy Irons and Parko also totally dominated their heats.

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