In an active country, the first breath of a strong wind brings out the kite-surfers in force.

Surf aficionados from all over the country race to the Mediterranean Sea to spend hours speeding up and down the shore in the waves.

The photograph, by Matanya Tausig, of Flash90, was shot off the coast of Tel Aviv at the end of January.

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