Ocean Beach isn't exactly the easiest places to SUP surf. Generally speaking, San Francisco's renowned cold-water break is known for heaving beach break tubes, heavy currents, relentless whitewater and half-hour paddle-outs. But every now and again she turns on her charm and invites the paddle contingency to come and play. Here's a compilation of a few special sessions over the 2016/2017 winter as logged by Clayisland's Clay Schmitz over the winter.

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