(Caters News Agency ) Mr Platzer found the river produced the perfect wave for the shoot at a spot where the current flows over rocks, giving the same effect as an ocean wave.
Dramatic Images of Extreme Surfer Catching Waves in Fast-Flowing RIVER
FEBRUARY 11, 2013 Simon Tomlinson, Daily Mail
When you live 240 miles from the nearest ocean, catching waves can be a bit of a chore.
But distance is no longer an obstacle for surfer Austrian Peter Bartl after he found this fast-flowing river to indulge his passion instead.
This incredible picture was taken by his friend and photographer Philip Platzer at a secret location in their home country.
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