More Raw Footage From That Incredible Deadman's Session Wednesday

16 Jul 2020 2 Share

COASTALWATCH | BEST OF THE WEB

It's the session that's been breaking Instagram overnight and all day, when the infamous heavy spot at the south end of Manly, Deadman's, turned on and a crowd of 30-plus paddled out to give it a crack. The crowd on the headland would have been larger, which is where this video puts you for every bump and bomb.

SurfAid CEO and longtime Manly surfer Doug Lees was amongst the crowd. "Best day I have ever seen there, and I cannot believe how many people were charging," he says. "When I was growing up in Manly hardly anyone surfed there, and if you did you were hanging on the edge. Yesterday I counted 34 guys in the line up and most of them charging."

However, the underground charger who scored the wave of the day was most concerned about keeping it safe, and had this message to share:

"The most sketchy part here is the rock off! Please if you don’t have experience or unsure just paddle... Not just for your safety but everyone else’s in the water! It ain’t that far and you can scope the lineup. And if ya tired, well ya not fit enough so come back when you are, haha. How good is surfing!"

SEE ALSO: Two Minutes of Raw, Ridiculous Deadman's From Yesterday

Tags: video , (create Alert from these tags)

blog comments powered by Disqus
More From Standout Sessions
Watch Tom Carroll & Matt Grainger Break Down Tow-Foiling and Glide an Empty Outside Sydney Reef

Watch Tom Carroll & Matt Grainger Break Down Tow-Foiling and Glide an Empty Outside Sydney Reef

"We've got all kinds of reef around here we can play with..."

3 14 Oct 2020
Watch Tom Carroll, Nathan Hedge and More Pull Into Massive Tubes on This Sydney Beachie's "Day of Days"

Watch Tom Carroll, Nathan Hedge and More Pull Into Massive Tubes on This Sydney Beachie's "Day of Days"

"I think it's psycho, it's that thick and round..." says Nathan Hedge.

1 31 Jul 2020
Recent

Watch: This Could Be the Biggest Wave Ever Ridden in Ireland

And the man who rode it breaks it down for us

31 Oct 2020
Billabong's Australiana Surf Clip of Gold, Fresh Dane and John John Vids, and a Korean Wave Pool Super Edit!

Billabong's Australiana Surf Clip of Gold, Fresh Dane and John John Vids, and a Korean Wave Pool Super Edit!

30 Oct 2020
Nick Carroll: Can Rabbit Really Win Burleigh This Saturday?

Nick Carroll: Can Rabbit Really Win Burleigh This Saturday?

2 30 Oct 2020
Watch: The History of the World's Most Elusive and Long Lefthander

Watch: The History of the World's Most Elusive and Long Lefthander

1 29 Oct 2020
Nick Carroll: Maurice Cole and the Surf Coast Showdown

Nick Carroll: Maurice Cole and the Surf Coast Showdown

1 27 Oct 2020
Latest News

Watch: This Could Be the Biggest Wave Ever Ridden in Ireland

And the man who rode it breaks it down for us

Billabong's Australiana Surf Clip of Gold, Fresh Dane and John John Vids, and a Korean Wave Pool Super Edit!

This Week In Surfing: Ten Things from Surfing & the Internet on the Week That Was October 30 2020

Nick Carroll: Can Rabbit Really Win Burleigh This Saturday?

The Australian surfing icon is on the campaign trail for the Queensland state election

Nick Carroll: Maurice Cole and the Surf Coast Showdown

The Australian Surfing Icon Is Contesting the Torquay Council Elections This Weekend

Popular This Week

The Story of How Surfing Almost Lost Mundaka, Then Didn't

First Sessions: How the Spanish Rivermouth Almost Suffered a Man-Made Death

Nick Carroll: Maurice Cole and the Surf Coast Showdown

The Australian Surfing Icon Is Contesting the Torquay Council Elections This Weekend

Remembering Biggest Wednesday, Pumping Empty Cokes, and Can You Go Finless at Teahupo'o?

This Week In Surfing: Ten Things from Surfing & the Internet on the Week That Was October 23 2020

Go to Top