Extreme Surfing On Arctic Circle

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Surf instructor Tommy Olsen monitors his group of surf beginners during their 1st course at snowy beach of Unstad, in Lofoten Island, Arctic Circle, on March 09, 2016. Surfers from all over the world comes to Lofoten island to surf in extrem conditions. Ocean temperature is 6-7 °C, air temperature around 0°C in spite of a weather very unstable. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A group of beginner surfers from Norway attend their 1st course at snowy beach of Unstad, Norway on Lofoten Island, Arctic Circle, on March 9, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A surfer rides a wave at the snowy beach of Unstad, in Lofoten Island, Arctic Circle, on March 9, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A pony walks in the snowy bay of Unstad , Lofoten Island, in Arctic Circle, on March 8, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A surfer rides a wave at the snowy beach of Unstad, in Lofoten Island, Arctic Circle, on March 9, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A group of beginner surfers from Norway attend their 1st course at snowy beach of Unstad, Norway on Lofoten Island, Arctic Circle, on March 9, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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An arctic weasel stands on the snowy beach of Unstad , Lofoten Island, in the Arctic Circle, on March 8, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A surfer walks with his board at the snowy beach of Unstad, in Lofoten Island, Arctic Circle, on March 09, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A surfer rides a wave at the snowy beach of Unstad, in Lofoten Island, Arctic Circle, on March 9, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A sheep looks out of his shelter in the snowy bay of Unstad, Lofoten Island, in Arctic Circle, on March 8, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)

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A surfer rides a wave at the snowy beach of Unstad, in Lofoten Island, Arctic Circle, on March 9, 2016. (Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP Photo)