THE Right, as big and as perfect as it gets, there’s no way you’ll get through this without wincing.
This wave normally gives you less than 50/50 chance of making it, even Laurie Towner, the fatalistic king of the barrel ride was shocked out here. Mark Mathews has seemingly made a career pulling into the inevitable at The Right, going red or black with the arbitrary, emotionless, guillotine end section
Locals, Chris Ross, Ben Rufus, Chris Shanahan were joined by Irish journeyman Fergal Smith in scoring what is by any yardstick an insane session. Capped-off by that bodysurfing moment and beautifully captured by Darren McCagh, Spencer Hornby and Russell Ord.
It may be too late for the ASP Big Wave World Tour, but Dungeons lit up.
Conor Maguire harks towards a time when the cold and dark wraps back in and the lows deepen, spinning thick ropes of swell towards Ireland.
Italy has waves and Sardinia has some of the best spots, places you would not believe. Leonardo Fioravanti knows that better than most...
From the Caribbean to Nova Scotia (and maybe even Europe) the forecast is for a medium sized swell to grace your local beach.
Like a lot of the waves in the edit, this one is a grower. Dusty Payne and Yadin Nicol make light work of things you'd sail on by.
Highlight of the day was the 17-year-old brother of local legend Manoa. He blew everyone away.