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Hossegor Surf

Listed under Surfing in South West, France.

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This is a powerful beach break best surfed in the summer months between June and September. It can get big, but is still good for short board surfers of all levels. Hossegor has a sandy bottom.

You need to wear a wetsuit for most of the year.

Written by  Merrick Davis.

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is it a reef break cos i dont fancy being ripped to shreds

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It is a reef break but you should be OK if you wear a wetsuit...

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