Skeleton Bay, Namibia: Getting Shacked

April 10, 2012 1 min read

Shredding at Skeleton Bay, Namibia

If you grew up in South Africa, you would have heard about this place a long time ago. Not only for the folklore that it’s possible to pick up diamonds on the vast expanse of beach along the Namibian, coast but also for the insane waves. The only crowd you're gonna encounter is the man in the grey suit (shark).  So if you have the balls for that, you're going to get shacked off your face. This little video proves just that, and also proves again that if you haven’t heard of it, it’s probably worth going.  Well now you have, so don’t go.

steve watts
steve watts

Growing up in South Africa, Steve spent his youth dreaming of far off places. After spending eight years extensively traveling to many of the great surf destinations of the world getting dengue fever, having a near death experience from a falling coconut in mexico, Surviving a 15 foot drop on a handboard on a Nias bomb, jumping from every rock he could find without adequate health insurance. and comprehensively debunking the myth there are no waves in Thailand, even if they are small. He decided it was time for a a degree. Steve Graduated from Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design in London with a degree in product design. He missed his graduation to go surfing in Californian, found a kindred spirit with Venice and never left