Chile, the country named after an ultra-hot pepper, is damn cold.
Oftentimes wet, too. Which makes scoring waves, and more importantly “getting the shot”, a difficult task. But that didn’t stop Cam Richards, Noah Wegrich, and Hank Gaskell from trying.
This video demonstrates the trials and tribulations that come with chasing waves in a foreign land. There are tons of spots that work on different tides, winds, and swell directions, but without a local guide, these fellas were left with dick in hand, so to speak.
At the end of the day, the old adage proved true: don’t leave waves to find to waves.