Sumatra – The Land of Thunder

I hadn’t been back to Indo for 2 years… For any surfer, Indonesia has a magnetic effect. Whether it be due to the mesmerising video sections, picturesque images in magazines, magical memories from previous encounters with the mechanical almost man made reef set ups that bless the corners of almost every bay… The list of reasons are as endless as the amount of world class waves that reside here.

I hopped on the redeye flight from Bali to the distant shores of Sumatra where I rendezvoused with great friends Uncle Jonas and  Jacob Wester. The one session we documented looked like this…

Photos by Steven Waycott & Jacob Wester.