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  • Surfing an artificial wave may seem an anathema to some. The impression I get, as an outsider, is part of the attraction of surfing is the overwhelming majesty of the sea and pitching yourself against it. Yet in the same way as a bonsai holds a delicate beauty there is something elegant about the men and women gathering on the edges of the Eisbach to drop into the Tumult.
    Here manners count for a lot, surfers alternating from either side while we watch vicariously and envious.
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