Newport Beach's The Wedge is a spot like no other.

It's a guillotine for masochists that always wins, no matter how good you are at surfing, bodyboarding or skimboarding.

Brent Weldon captured the beast at its best. If you love wipeouts, watch the well-known backwash making its victims.

The Chilean big wave surf break of Punta de Lobos and the idyllic Australian point break of Noosa have been officially declared the 9th and 10th World Surfing Reserves, respectively.

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