Surfing is a term that our mobile and devices obsessed generation has grown thinking about the Internet. The closest emotion we ever feel towards that word- mostly translates to a high speed broadband connection
Surfing the Waves? Does that even count?
Traditionally India has not had surfing, as a sport that we Indians know. A couple of trips to Covelong near Chennai, and Aswem Beach in Goa revealed that India, within its limited waves has decent surfing, good enough to feel the rough seas, and ride on a bumpy road that keeps changing its counters every second.
Here are some images from the Covelong Surfing Festival
When you discover that you can fly on water!
When nature loves you back by hugging you
Mama, Look at my surf home! A 10-15 metre surf happens in India too!
Water Cave? Sounds Flinstonish!
And some more in front of Banana School of Surfing, in Aswem-Goa.
Here the waters were calm for 200 metres, and then the surfs came in!
Each of the waves seem to be having a cyclical pattern
Biking on a wave!
So if you learnt that India has some decent surfing from this piece, Give me a shout out, and let more people know about it!