Kelly Slater Hosts World Surf League First Competition On His Manmade Wave

Kelly Slater Hosts World Surf League First Competition On His Manmade Wave

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Kelly Slater Hosts World Surf League First Competition On His Manmade Wave

Can you imagine inventing a system that produces and reproduces the perfect pillow line and having the ability to session it at your discretion anywhere in the world? Well that is the equivalent of what Kelly Slater has created for the world of surfing. All of Kelly’s passion for the sport was dumped into the creation The Surf Ranch in Lemoore, California, and he has created the world’s most incredible artificial wave

The World Surf League recently gathered some of the world’s top surfers to host an event on the wave the Kelly Slater Wave Company created. It was an emotional day for Kelly to see his brainchild at work and he opened up about what it might mean for the future.

“There’s so much debate about it, what it is and where it goes. Is this a compliment or supplement to what the surfing experience is. From here, I’m already like three, four, five versions ahead in my mind.”

….oh yeah, one more cool thing, it’s run on solar: 

 

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