29.12.14 by Jeff

Relaxing Video of the Day: 27-Second Barrel in Africa Wins Surfline’s GoPro of the World Contest

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This video is from a couple months back but nice to watch after a hectic Monday. Earlier this year Koa Smith submitted this footage from an epic wave he caught in Skeleton Bay, Namibia. The clip landed him the $20,000 top prize in Surfline’s GoPro of the World contest. When I watch it I can’t help but think about the amazing planet we live on. Watch the video below (slow-mo first and then the original clip).














Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • pmlantz

    amazing! i love that technology can take us all on a ride like this!

  • electronicole

    I love this video, but I’ve got to say it’s anything but relaxing for me- I was holding my breath the whole 27 seconds!

  • So relaxing!!!

  • Eddie Quist

    That was a good long wave ride





28.04.17 by Staff

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28.04.17 by Staff

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28.04.17 by Staff

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28.04.17 by Staff

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27.04.17 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Anna Schneider

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