Adrenaline and excitement. these are the best words 16-year-old surfer caroline marks (@caroline_markss ) has to describe the feeling of riding the man-made wave — designed by surfer kelly slater (@kellyslater ) — at #surfranchpro, a world surf league (@wsl ) competition this past weekend in central california. “it’s about a 50-second ride,” says caroline, who surfs for at least four hours a day as part of her training regimen. “you can do about eight turns and then get two barrels. there’s nothing like it.” 🌊
watch caroline, kelly and surfer gabriel medina (@gabrielmedina ) on the waves today on our story and on our igtv channel. to watch igtv, update your app now, then look for the new icon in the top right corner of feed.