Not the best way for a surfer to pick up kitesurfing.
Raimana Van Bastolaer (Tahiti, French Polynesia) is minding his own business at Teahupoo, Tahiti when he suddenly has to tangle with some abandoned kiteboarding gear in his path on June 1, 2013. Video by Sonny Miller. An entry in the Wipeout of the Year category of the 2014 Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards presented by Pacifico. For more info see the event website at www.BillabongXXL.com.