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Teiki Mathieu Baillan surfing a self-made Alaia surfboard in Lances Left, Mentawaï, Indonesia. Photo by C. Naslain, 2009.

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 Gavres

France, Brittany South

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from the village of "Plouhinec", drive in the direction of "Gavres". After a few miles, you will find a long sandy beach, going one to "Gavres". Several spot, working with different wind orientations.
After surfing take a moment to visit the village and enjoye a bier at "Le Bar des Sables".

English (Translate this text in English): from the village of &quot;Plouhinec&quot;, drive in the direction of &quot;Gavres&quot;. After a few miles, you will find a long sandy beach, going one to &quot;Gavres&quot;. Several spot, working with different wind orientations.<br />After surfing take a moment to visit the village and enjoye a bier at &quot;Le Bar des Sables&quot;.

English (Translate this text in English): from the village of &amp;quot;Plouhinec&amp;quot;, drive in the direction of &amp;quot;Gavres&amp;quot;. After a few miles, you will find a long sandy beach, going one to &amp;quot;Gavres&amp;quot;. Several spot, working with different wind orientations.&lt;br &#47;&gt;After surfing take a moment to visit the village and enjoye a bier at &amp;quot;Le Bar des Sables&amp;quot;.

English (Translate this text in English): from the village of &amp;amp;quot;Plouhinec&amp;amp;quot;, drive in the direction of &amp;amp;quot;Gavres&amp;amp;quot;. After a few miles, you will find a long sandy beach, going one to &amp;amp;quot;Gavres&amp;amp;quot;. Several spot, working with different wind orientations.&amp;lt;br &amp;#47;&amp;gt;After surfing take a moment to visit the village and enjoye a bier at &amp;amp;quot;Le Bar des Sables&amp;amp;quot;.

DistanceTake a car

WalkInstant access (&lt; 5min)

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 Surf Spot Characteristics

Surf Spot Quality

Wave qualityNormal

ExperienceAll surfers

FrequencyRegular

Wave

TypeBeach-break

DirectionRight and left

BottomSandy

PowerOrdinary

Normal lengthShort (&lt; 50m)

Good day lengthNormal (50 to 150m)

Tide, Swell and Wind

Good swell directionWest, SouthWest

Good wind directionNorth, SouthEast, East, NorthEast

Swell sizeStarts working at 1.0m-1.5m / 3ft-5ft and holds up to 2.5m+ / 8ft+

Best tide positionMid and high tide

Best tide movementRising tide

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- Nudist colony (France only!)

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By anonymous , 06-02-2006

waves no frequency - the shit....

By anonymous , 04-10-2004

- beware of: strong currents cold water shorebreack at high tide waves(very) far from the shore at low tidenever works in summer, often big in winter

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