In January 2011, 16 surfers came together to conquer a wave that few can: La Vaca.
Footage from the Punta Galea Eve Challenge which is a big wave comp in Spain. Adur Letamendia won the competition which saw perfect conditions for the 16 competitors.
HALEIWA, Hawaii (November 23, 2011) – West Australia’s Taj Burrow, a virtual veteran of pro surfing at 33 years of age, has claimed his first Reef Hawaiian Pro title in Hawaii to pocket $25,000 and take an early lead on the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing ratings. Burrow, who has been competing in Hawaii for…
A couple of months back Jeff Rowley surfed this spot down in Victoria, Australia. After watching the spot for several years he finally got the chance to ride it, how’s that freight train barrel at 2:12?
One of the entries to the 2012 Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards. Here’s Kohl Christensen laying down his claim to the prize.
One of the entries to the 2012 Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards. Here’s Mark Healey laying down his claim to the prize.
Chase monster waves with Jamie Sterling on an epic international journey that culminates in his 2011 Big Wave World Championship. Get your trunks, board and passport out and join him in: Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico 0:00 Isle Royale, Lake Superior, Michigan 1:36 Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China 2:08 2010 Big Wave World Tour Oregon, Peru &…
Now known as the biggest lay day ever, day 8 of the 2011 l Pro Tahiti saw the jet skis out in force with locals and big wave legends a like taking on the dark and deadly pits. This video from Surfing Life captures the action as seen through the eyes of Bruce Irons.
If Ken “Skindog” Collins is calling a wave one of the heaviest and scariest in the world you know you’ve got to sit up and listen. Having charged waves across the globe from Mavericks to Todos Santos; Ken’s seen more big waves than most on the planet – but it’s Puerto Escondido and its pounding…
Here’s a look at the brutal beatings that big wave charger Ryan Hipwood has taken during his time. The first being at Teahupoo and then after that the focus shifts to one of his more regular playgrounds; Shipstern’s.