Questions about the sport of surfing.

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Which surfing spot has the longest barrels?

Is Skeleton Bay - Namibia - the one with the longest barrels of the world?
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What are the typical / expected results of using too large a surfboard?

I'm having a rough time learning how to surf. I've gone enough times now (20 to 25 times) to notice a consistent point of failure. I've tried laying farther front or farther back, catching the ...
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Is it possible to ride on windsurfing inside tube (tubular wave)?

Surfing inside a tube "is surfing’s single greatest act; the supreme maneuver, the ultimate conquest." Can it be done using windsuring (= board with rig) ?
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What kite-surfing equipment should I start with?

To start with, find below some of my characteristics/equipement: 15 years of age 1.92 m / 6.3 ft 65 kg / 150 pounds I'm in, what I consider to be, reasonable physical condition Pretty good with ...
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How is a surfing contest judged?

I've never really quite understood surfing. How is a surfing contest judged? As in, who is declared the winner of a contest? Is it the one riding the waves the longest or the one riding it with ...