SHANE BESCHEN’S HISTORIC YET UNDERWHELMING PERFECT “30” HEAT AT KIRRA (1996)

Shane Beschen is the only pro surfer to score three 10s in the same heat, and he did it on three consecutive waves. A lot of WCT surfers—most, in fact—don’t have three 10-point rides in their entire career. Beschen’s triple-10 happened in Round Three of the 1996 Billabong Pro, the second event of the season,…