What Perfection Looks Like In Pro Surfing

22 Jul 2017 2

COASTALWATCH | WAVE OF THE WEEK

Video by WSL
Featuring Jordy Smith

He may not have won the event, but Jordy Smith certainly impressed the judges this week. Nick Carroll brings up the heat in his story, here's an excerpt;

"Can you really ever get a 20/20? Like, the judges can award you one — they’ve now done it nine times in pro history. But it raises trippy philosophical questions. Two 10s, can they both be exactly the same, or is one slightly better than the other? And if so, how can both be scored a 10? Or can one 10 safely be better than the other — a 10.5 in effect — and if that is so, what is the real scale? 0-11? 0-13?" READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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