22 March 19
"Arriving on the first day of competition was a bit overwhelming, lots of surfers, locals, tourists and boards everywhere, but then you sit down on the soft sand and start to take it all in.
"Everyone is smiling and having a good time and not taking it too seriously. I shot this handheld with the aim of capturing the fun, and hope this one makes you smile as much as it did me. See you out there."
VID BY MAX ALESBURY – Survival Stance @survivalstance