In 2000, a new and spectacular wave was "discovered," created by an unusual reef break off the coast of Tahiti. Within days, this wave-known as Teahupoo-had become a mecca for surfers from around the world who flocked to Tahiti for competitions and to test their mettle against the most terrifying wave ever ridden. In this one-of-a-kind volume, acclaimed extreme-sports photographer Tim McKenna shares with readers a collection of photographs chronicling the beauty, brute force, and unsurpassed surfing opportunities associated ...

Teahupoo: Tahiti's Mythic Wave 2007, White Star Publishers

ISBN-13: 9788854403093