A surfer has been described as ‘lucky to be alive’ after a wipeout that saw them washed up on rocks in Cornwall.
They were surfing the Cribbar ahead of high spring tides on Tuesday afternoon. The reef, which is also known as the ‘Widow Maker’, is found off Towan Headland in Newquay. Its waves attract experienced surfers from across the world and can reach 20 – 25 ft.
Burton Presents is a web series showcasing Burton’s top riders. This installment features Mikkel Bang and Mikey Rencz – two names that run deep in Burton’s history and evoke thoughts of untouchable style. Mikkel brings absolute control and fundamental form to every feature in his path. His riding complements Mikey Rencz, a powerhouse who literally grew up on burly mountains and two-stroke smoke. Watch as they drop XL moves throughout the British Columbian backcountry.
The board control is so dialed you just know he could do half of these tricks in his sleep. Cody’s no newcomer to the scene, but this part really showcases his capabilities on a board. Rewind and repeat.