Japan isn’t usually the first place one thinks of when they think about a surf trip. The land of the rising sun, though, gets some damn good waves when the stars align. When the right typhoon blasts the area, things can–to use a Surfline term–get good to epic right quick. Need proof? Watch Kenta Hayashi, Munetoyo Tanaka, Shuji Nishi, Keijiro Nishi, Joe Azuchi, and Momoto Tsuzuki try and find those warm doggy door exits.