Tikanui Smith In A Polynesian Dream

Tahiti has grown to be known not only for its beauty, or its flawless waves, but for the fresh crop of talent that is paving the way for its future Polynesian surfers – and Tikanui Smith is the perfect example. The humble tube hunter is fearless, as proven in the above edit. Highlights include an easily handled paddle-in drop at 2:21 and an absolute bomb via ski assist at 3:40.