Doing time for Yoni Klein - video

Stu Nettle
Swellnet Dispatch

Don't worry, your knowledge of surf trivia ain't slipping if you've never heard of Yoni Klein. I'd never heard of him either, but the good word is he's a doctor from Tel Aviv who just happens to surf alright, as you'll see.

Yoni spent a few weeks at Kandui recently and intercepted a number of good swells. The following clip makes for great viewing with Yoni sitting deep, taking off late, and cooly manhandling some sketchy sections.

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Sprout commented Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 at 6:14pm

Just don't image search 'yoni' at work.

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Gary G commented Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 at 9:14pm

Gary hears ya, Sprouty.

I'm high on the hill, looking over the bridge,
To the Gary-G.
And way up on high, the wave I can see,
is a sweet facey

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Blowin commented Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 at 6:19pm

American ?

I didn't think Israelis were eligible for Indo visas ?

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goofyfoot commented Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 at 6:22pm

Some people just look comfortable in good hollow waves... The Yondog is one of em. That was good

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oldman commented Friday, 10 Nov 2017 at 10:58am

He must have studied medicine near a decent break.
You don't learn to surf like that from the wind swell slop in Israel.
He surfs great tho.

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OHV500 commented Friday, 10 Nov 2017 at 11:16am

Surfs alright !!? - wish I could do so well.

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evosurfer commented Friday, 10 Nov 2017 at 4:06pm

This guy is pretty damn good imo.

IF im not surfing im racing

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BigFish commented Sunday, 12 Nov 2017 at 6:13am

Anyone notice the wave at 58 seconds is the same footage as a wave in the Maldives 2017 high lights(31 October) footage at a round 1.08 seconds. So is some of the Maldives footage bull shit? Can't believe a travel company would try and deceive us?

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SPC 1959 commented Sunday, 12 Nov 2017 at 8:45pm

The Music, who did the music? Bloody awesome tune .....

SPC

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OHV500 commented Monday, 13 Nov 2017 at 12:45pm

Tame Impala ???? maybe

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SPC 1959 commented Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 at 3:35pm

track found ... thx for ur answer but it was Wand Album Golem track Reaper Invert

SPC

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OHV500 commented Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 at 3:38pm

Ha - I'll check it out :))