A Chilean Odyssey


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A feature article profiling the surfing life of professional Chilean surfer Ramon Navarro. The author, Yasha Hetzel, brings us into the life of Navarro, traveling through his childhood and upbringing in Pichilemu, his discovery of Chilean big waves, and the surfer’s personal philosophy and outlook on life.