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Dive In

Photograph By Nicole Dreon

Fishing is an integral part of the Dakar community and some of the best fisherman, like Kouka Ba, are also the best surfers. "Our fisherman have to know about the swell, and they can read the swell by the moon," says Jakie. "A father or brother will show you just one time how to read it and then every time you see it."