After a full year of monumental waves and heroic rides, the 2016/17 WSL Big Wave Awards season ends today. Who should get the nominations? Check out the hundreds of entries at the main event site and let us know your picks!
How big is the face? How long is the ride? All things to ponder as the season winds down and nominees are soon to be selected for the 2017 WSL Big Wave Awards. Francisco Porcella, Billabong Ride of the Year entry video by Joao Traveira/Timelapse-Media.
The WSL wishes you a clean, green St. Paddy's day! In celebration of the luck of the Irish (and a last minute Tube fo the Year entry) we bring you a glorious Emerald Isle big wave moment from this very week, as surfed by Conor Maguire and photographed by Conor Flanagan, two fine local lads!
Only days left until the WSL Big Wave Awards season ends on March 21 and the nominee candidate review is underway in all divisions, including the Women's Overall Performance. Here's Paige Alms at Jaws, video by Carlo Carbajal/Maui Media Cartel. Which girls had the best body of work this year? Check the website and let us know your thoughts.... [ Bigwaveawards.com Link ]
Win some, lose some. Here's Kerby Brown (of The Brown Brothers) losing his ever-delicate footing amid the interior contortions of The Right, and suffering the consequences. TAG Heuer Wipeout of the Year entry video by mySURF.tv/ Lachlan McKinnon
Kai Lenny tows into one of the taller Pacific Ocean walls of the year and powers through a whiteout section at Jaws, Maui, Hawaii. Billabong Ride of the Year entry video by Marcus Rodrigues (@MrodMedia)