Sometimes, New Jersey can be the darling of the East Coast surf world. It’s true. No hyperbole. Just take a look at the photos above from the supposed Doomsday/Apocalypse swell. New Jersey wasn’t the only spot that got waves, but Sam Hammer, Zach Humphries, Tom Petriken, Rob Kelly, Brendan Tighe, Clay Pollioni, Matt Rink, and crew sure made it look nice.

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