Solid: The Two Days That Teahupoo Blew Minds

Solid: The Two Days That Teahupoo Blew Minds

Solid: The Two Days That Teahupoo Blew Minds DVD VIDEO DOCUMENTARY surfing surf 






When Hawaiian free-surfer Shane Dorian defied the wishes of Brock Little, his trusted Jet Ski driver, threw his tow rope and bounced into a 5m high slab of pacific ocean about to unleash on the shallow coral ledge of Teahupoo in Tahiti, he had little idea he would be riding the first wave of a two day session that would be forever etched in the history of surfing.

The 1st and 2nd of May 2005 were insanely SOLID, rock SOLID and Billabong now brings you an exclusive DVD of the same name and nature.

Produced by Billabong Entertainment and directed by world renowned cinematographer Jack McCoy, SOLID features never before seen vision of Teahupoo at its bone crunching best. Including exclusive Helicopter, Tower and Channel angles, SOLID tows the viewer right into the action alongside the famous 'Chopes' blow out.

When the worlds top 45 men and 17 women begun arriving in Teahupoo two days before the greatest surfing show on earth, the Billabong Pro Tahiti, a major pulse in Pacific Ocean energy exploded on the small fishing village with terrifying force as a handful of determined riders attempted to tame one of the world's heaviest waves.

In full view of the planets elite including three times world champion Andy Irons (Haw), younger brother Bruce, big wave charger Ian Walsh (Haw), Garrett McNamara (Haw), Tahitian Locals Manoa Drollet, Raimana Van Bastolear, Vetea David and the entire world surfing paparazzi, Teahupoo unleashed what has been dubbed the best two day surfing session ever witnessed.

Check out the death defying moment when Teahupoo displayed its full lethal potential, tossing a jet ski over the head of a ducking Van Bastolear and into the deadly reef. Witness footage of Keala Kennelly becoming the first woman to ever tow into Teahupoo and see for the first time the radical antics of Andy Irons on his maiden 'Chopes' tow session.

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