There’s no better playground than the ocean, but Patrice Chanzy already knows that. The Tahitian waterman grew up with some of the most amazing- and unforgiving- surf breaks in the world right in his backyard. Whether he’s charging Teahupoo or getting barreled at Sapinus, Chanzy makes SUP surfing heavy breaks look easy and all too fun. Here’s the pro paddlesurfer having some good times during an extended playdate with the Pacific. —Shari Coble

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