Even is in love with Karen, who is married to his best friend, Tord. The love triangle is complicated by the fact that Karen was married to Even first. But she chose to be with Tord, who is more successful and an accomplished surfer, over the aimless Even. When Tord goes away on an extended business trip, Even is determined to take the opportunity to learn to surf the “monster” waves of coastal Norway to impress Karen. But will it be enough to win back her heart?