11x ASP World Champion surfer, Kelly Slater, landed a mind-boggling 540 air Portugal during a freesurf session with Brett Simpson and Kolohe Andino. While there is some speculation floating around social media that it was rumored to be a 720, there’s certainly no doubt that Slater nailed the smooth landing.
Watch the video below and decide for yourself:
Video by Hurley “Tour Notes”
“I was just going fast and Kolohe was talking about how it’s crazy wind air, so I just hit this closeout and I just spun as hard as I could, and I ended up backwards. I was like ‘oh, I might make this thing!’ and I spun out and I was like, ‘oh, cool.'” – Kelly Slater