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It’s A Challenge To Get 30 People Anywhere, Let Alone On One Wave

A French river bore party, wine included!

cinema // May 26, 2016
Words by stab
Reading Time: < 1 minutes

Unless there’s free booze, it’s hard placed to get 30 peeps anywhere. Billabong knows this, so they supply the wine. In the past there’s been a lot of nauseating team ads. Remember the cross armed, solemn faced “team challenge” shots, up against a wall or lining the shore? What a gaff! Here’s an inspired team shoot, in a wine rich town near Bordeaux that speaks to the fun in surf. On the rare, almost never occasion fueled by an extreme incoming tide this river bore is born and it’s known to produce waves over a mile long. Everyone from Mark Occhilupo to Dave Rastovich, Creed Mctaggart to Shane Dorian and Jack Freestone to Caleb Tancred took to the wave in solidarity… uhh, party wave!   

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