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How to Surf the World's Best Breaks
Liz Clark and her friend Shannon Switzer are sailing around the world to find the best surf breaks on the planet.
Photo: Surfing a break

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Are You Living the Dream?

If you've chased a lofty adventure goal, send us your photos and four lessons learned (see example >>). They could be published in the magazine or online.

Please send photos as jpegs, 4"x5" at 75 dpi.

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This is what makes it all worthwhile. All the work and time I put into getting to each place makes every wave even better! Surfing is my passion. It's where my heart is. With just a few other people out surfing, I enjoyed wave after wave on this sunny afternoon in northern Nicaragua.

This wave was really fickle. It took just the right tide, wind, and swell direction to make it work. It comes out of deep water, hits the reef, throws and wraps into a river mouth bay. We spent almost ten days waiting for this session!
Liz Clark


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