Why Are France's Beachbreaks Just So Good?

To the uninitiated, France is known more for its wine and cheese than its tubes and ramps. But for the world's best surfers (and amateurs alike), the Quiksilver Pro France and Roxy Pro France are a chance to surf in one big playground of heavy beachbreak waves. Savor the best of the bunch so far, and see why elite Championship Tour (CT) surfers look forward to French sessions every year.

Get all the action on the go with the WSL App.

More from France: Video: Take a driving tour of the the contest's hometown of Hossegor with local pro, Jeremy Flores (FRA).
Paddle Out with the GoPro Break Breakdown for Hossegor

Up Next
More Videos