The Maldives In September 2016

Photos by Richard Kotch for World Surfaris

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Looking up at Lohis from further down the point
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Looking up at Lohis from further down the point
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Donna leaning her longboard into a gradual down the line projection
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Karls son, Matt
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Lohis has looked something like this every day this September….sometimes bigger, sometimes smaller, but always good fun
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From this position on the deck it is 15 steps to the paddle out pathway,20 to the Buffet and 25 to the Bar…Location, Location, Location
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The ladies loving life (and midday Mojitos) at Lohis - This really is one surf trip that the girls want to be on
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Jeff would check Lohis in the dark most mornings, and be ready to paddle out at first light…needless to say he scored a couple beauties
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The late session on the 28th was a memorable one
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No sketchy rock jumps here, just wait for a lull and off you go
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Ben loves his Red Rocket
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Feeling the gratitude - you’ve had a few waves before breakfast and life feels pretty good –Alex smelling the coffee
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Julie taking the high line
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Heat winner Jason
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Early morning fan
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Lee in the sweet spot
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Not a good day/not a bad day, just another day this September
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Michelle dropping into some early morning gold
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Matt on one of his first waves at Lohis….I’m guessing he will be back
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Life on the bright side
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Pedro coiled, about to unleash on the Lohis lip
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Karl pretty happy with Life at Lohis
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Morning glory Lohis style
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Dreadful water quality over here
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Moments like these justify every dollar spent getting here
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The 28th was a good day to get to the office early
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Midday on the 27th
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Closing out the day with Johnny Florence and Johnny Walker
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