It began with me paddling out with Helina. She was going to help me catch a wave in.
And while we weren’t having any trouble getting through the whitewash, there was one problem… Something was following us (insert Jaws music here).
Good thing for us, it was only our El Coco Loco beach companion, Rocco. And while it was no scene from Shark Night 3D, he would not leave the back of my board. Rocco frantically swam to stay with us as we paddled into the waves. Helina and I joked about him wanting to catch a ride himself. That’s when we looked at each other and concocted a plan.
He willingly let Helina pick him up and position him while I held the board steady. He was all set to catch a wave in. It was genius.
We just didn’t think it through. Continue reading