Welcome To Summer: A South Swell Photo Gallery

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Ricky Whitlock bailed on his beloved SoCal to score the swell in Santa Cruz which faces more south and gets more energy than a lot of places down south. Photo: Nelly/SPL

Summer in California may not have officially started, but when a south swell lights up the coastline from San Diego to Santa Cruz for three days in a row, we gotta do something with all the photos that flood the inbox.

Above: A somewhat janky but nonetheless entertaining clip from The Wedge that we stumbled across…