Jordy Smith’s Calculated Twist, San Clemente
“There were far less pros surfing south of the point, but Jordy was out…”
Something about Jordy Smith’s body language in this frame speaks of a man who’s ready to win a world tour event. Every appendage is where it should be, from the stabilising hand to the eyes fixed on the landing site below. Lensman Anthony Renna captured this moment between heats during the Hurley Pro not far from where the rest of the circus were sharpening their swords.
“I actually shot this picture away from the point because of how many photographers were out that morning,” said Anthony. “There were far less pros surfing south of the point, but Jordy was out… He was on fire freesurfing and throughout the whole event.”
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