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El Colegio is in the city of Iquique. The actual address is Balmaceda 580. The spot is in front of a surf shop(Vertical store).
Easy to find?
Good day length
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Good wind direction
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Best tide position
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This spot is in the top 10 of chilean surfing. Its hard to ride it with a board less than 8'.
Most of the time is very hollow.
This is one of Iquique's many hawaiian style reef breaks.
Think of this: If only in Arica and Iquique there are about 10 perfect waves, imagine how many other perfect waves are out there in the desert. (just get a 4x4 vehicle and go exploring)
By Go Big , 25-08-2005
Iquique Glorioso - "El colegio" get his name because when the wave is good and big, you may look at the coast and see a school = colegio, a three floor building at the same level of the wave
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