Ready, set, go … or Baywatch in Byron Bay

Coming from a country without sea, I might be a bit naive but I really thought that scenes like that only happened in the Baywatch...
Coming from a country without sea, I might be a bit naive but I really thought that scenes like that only happened in the Baywatch TV show. It isn't the case since teenagers are selected early on to be part of the rescue teams that watch the coast. And believe me, their training would get you drowned after less than 15 minutes. (click on pictures for high res) All pictures taken with the Nokia N8 at 28mm, F2.8,  1/100, ISO100