This is how surfing in Siberia looks like

The Kamchatka Peninsula is a cold, isolated, and arid region located in the Russian Far East. You could say it's in the middle of nowhere.

It is definitely not the first place you think of when planning the surf trip of your dreams. It rains a lot here, too. And it's not even the best place to surf in Russia.

We're in Siberia. Nevertheless, where there's a coastline, there's hope. At least, from a surfer's perspective. Because, in theory, a beach can always get waves.

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John John Florence is making surf videos great again

Here's why John John Florence could be the world's best free surfer right now.

There are not many people capable of pulling off a late take-off straight into the barrel. John John is one of them. And if you've been missing him in top shape, then watch this "Space."

With his impeccable bottom turns, ultra-fast rides down the line, graceful aerial acrobatics, and flawless tube riding skills, Florence is making surf videos great again.

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Things you didn't know about Teahupoo

Teahupoo is one of the deadliest waves on the planet. It can give you the ride of a lifetime, or it can kill you.

Known not for its height, but for its weight and thickness, the liquid gem of Tahiti is often compared to a mutant species that can only be tamed by fearless, experienced athletes.

Teahupoo's reputation has never ceased to grow. For many big wave surfers, it represents the ultimate testing ground; the place that truly embodies the feeling of fear and panic.

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