The Basque Country, in Spain, has some of the gnarliest waves in Europe.

In stormy days, skies are usually grey and rainy, and the surf is big enough to keep thousands out of the water.

Watch Grant "Twiggy" Baker, Ramon Navarro, Natxo Gonzalez, Adur Letamendia, and a few more locals enjoying one of the largest swells of 2014. Roka Puta rocks.

Dimitri Maramenides, the founder and owner of Epic Kites, rode his kite a few hours before Hurricane Florence hit the East Coast of the United States.

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