Laguna Niguel software developer Brian Gable found the wave using Google Earth = AWESOMESAUCE
All the more reason to pay for the premium version of Goo-erf. You can request satellite updates and have access to the very latest satellite images they have available instead of their standard stuff that is from 2008-2010.
My friends and I are going to take the long trip to Asia in a couple of months to be able to get to a couple of their premier surf spots. There is one in Indonesia and the other would be a coin toss between the La Union and Kota Kinabalu spots.
Personally I would go to La Union but the 6 hour drive when you get to the airport is not something that we would fancy. Just hope there is a faster route to use.
Ruggles, RI: I know this is a lame pick, but my whole life I have drooled over how this place breaks during those aug/sept 'cane swells. I have never been, just have seen the pictures and videos. This is by far my number one pick.
JBay: Right point perfection
Rincon: Right point perfection
And then some random cold green wave in Ireland where I could surf all day then sip on some guiness afterwards