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Sandbar on steroids

Baker, Long, and Healey on hand for the first huge southern hemi of the season

Updated: June 21, 2010, 10:09 AM ET
By Jason Murray | ESPN Action Sports

Mid-May is still early in the season for perfect Puerto Escondido. Once the rains arrive, usually in late May and early June, the offshore winds quickly follow suit, resulting in the perfect barrels Puerto is so famous for. The sand bars are sculpted into symmetrical submarine triangles that shape even the biggest of south swells. These underwater architects do the heavy lifting so surfers from all over the world can come here and get the barrel of a lifetime.

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