LOS Buscagigantes episode 08: Ramon Navarro tells of the mythical wave of El Gringo in Chile.
Breaking on an island off the city of Arica, spanned to the mainland by a man-made causeway, lies a break which draws all the usual comparisons and then throws in razor sharp rocks, inquisitive local sealife and ferocious wide sets blocking the spiny keyhole.
This lump of reef lingers deep in Tour surfer nightmares following the Search here in emasculating kegs back in 2007.
Bodyboard footage from the Canary islands courtesy of South African, Sacha Specker
The top 16 contenders for The Hurley Pro Video Trials have been decided. The surfer to receive the wildcard entry, that's up to you.
Big barrels and big drops at one of Chile's premier big waves spots
Swiss surfers make the most of their environment and shred this powerful wave caused by a flooding river.