Jason Polakow, a windsurf pioneer of dangerous Teahupoo and kitesurfer Ben Wilson go out to Cloudbreak on Tavarua island to set the next standard in their sport.
Tavarua is a heart shaped island resort in Fiji notorious for its big wave surfing. Surfer Jeff Rowley had a bad wipeout on one of his rides earned him a nomination in the Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards in 2012.
The 2012 Volcom Fiji Pro turned out to showcase some of the best big wave paddle in surfing the world has ever seen. With the competition being called off due to dangerous conditions, the wind dropped and switched offshore – treating big wave experts to huge, perfectly barreling waves.