WATCH: What it looks like to surf inside the barrel of a wave

Screenshot: Ry Craike via World Surf League.

Never surfed a barrel but always wondering what it would be like? The World Surf League is here for you.

Shot with a GoPro, this video captures the full impact of what it would be like to have that crystal blue wall of water enclosed around you.

Here West Australian surfer Ry Craike gives you a sneak peek of what it’s like “behind the curtain”, and an understanding why surfers are endlessly chasing the perfect wave.

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