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Juan C.

The Winter Surfer

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The cold waters of Lake Superior are free of "men in grey suits" but other hazards await the next-level dude willing to tackle the lake's waves. Surfer Dan is a special breed of winter athlete, dodging icebergs, piercing squalls and battling wicked currents atop his board. Somewhere, beneath the icy beard, there's a smile.

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Today begins meteorological spring, despite the lower than average temperatures, and having spent the better part of winter indoors, we feel like that we missed out on adventure. Sure, we had beers, fire, and women but, this dude was out there. Surfing Lake Superior. F*ck, I need a beer.

See more incredible pictures on this instagram and check out the video below to see Dan in action.

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