Pointbreaks, head high barrels, offshore, waves within walking distance of our house and waves an hour’s drive away, we score them all. There seems to be a good wave around every corner.
Back in Bundoran, the talk is still about this swell. “Rumour has it the Dutchies got barrelled at Mullys. ” The guys have marked their presence on one of Europe’s most notorious waves.
My return flight is scheduled for Monday but this is a pretty good forecast for Mullaghmore, the wave I’d been hoping to watch my Dutch friends surf.
I had the time of my life in the blue water of the Indian Ocean and I just happened to become friends with two Dutch kite surfers along the way, Jörgen Borsboom and Onno Meinen.
Big sets start coming through and some locals advise us to wait for another hour before heading out. Tension is rising, both for the boys that head out as well as the guys staying ashore.
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