“I thought I was going to die. I thought I’d broke my back.”

Oh my days… Check James Holmer Cross’s horrifying wipeout at Pedra Branca 16 miles/30 kilometers south of Tasmania..”

The video was shot by Tim Bonython who took a last minute trip down to Pedra Branca, which is 26 kilometers off the South East Cape of Tasmania, Australia. Like some of the best big wave locations, Pedra Branca is extremely remote and is a really long way from help if anything goes wrong. 32 year-old Hobart local James Holmer-Cross came up close and personal with a gnarly wipe out, with a broken leg and torn ligaments, but luckily got to the surface and is frothing to get back out there.

Full story here http://www.surfingvisions.com/tbp/pedra-branca-tasmania-march-2014/