WSL Big Wave Awards
03/22/2017 at 18:28. Facebook
Jamie Mitchell went hard as a diamond at the Nazaré Challenge with an assortment of massive drops. Billabong Ride of the Year entry video by WSL Video Team.
WSL Big Wave Awards
03/21/2017 at 14:47. Facebook
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!

The 2017 WSL Big Wave Awards

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WSL Big Wave Awards
03/20/2017 at 19:47. Facebook
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.
WSL Big Wave Awards
03/19/2017 at 18:21. Facebook
WSL Big Wave Awards
03/19/2017 at 15:49. Facebook
Francisco Porcella, making lemonade from a lemony situation at Maverick's. Billabong Butt-Ride of the Year entry video by Blakeney Sanford.
WSL Big Wave Awards
03/17/2017 at 15:05. Facebook
WSL Big Wave Awards
03/17/2017 at 14:52. Facebook
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!
Who are we to judge any wipeout best? They are all works of art! Alvaro Malpartida creates a masterpiece at Jaws. TAG Heuer Wipeout of the Year entry video by Carlo Carbajal.
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 ]
Christopher Mashburn, nowhere to go but straight down on a Maverick's monster. Billabong Ride of teh Year entry video by Blakeney Sanford.
Lucas Chumbo Chianca and that time he got a double-handdrag coverup at big Nazaré. Billabong Ride of the Year entry video by Nuno Dias.
Remember Nathan James Florence's spacewalk into the void at Maverick's? It's an entry in the TAG Heuer Wipeout of the Year category. Video by Blakeney Sanford.
Conor Maguire backdoors a Mullaghmore Head cavern and finds daylight on the other end. Video by Peter Clyne.
Don't call the Condor retired. Peter Mel, keeping his stamp on Maverick's on every swell. Billabong Ride of the Year entry video by Blakeney Sanford+Bennett Williams
Jamie Mitchell's ultra-precise entry into a Nazaré right. Billabong Ride of the Year entry video by WSL Video Team.
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)
Space cadet Lucas Chumbo Chianca enters a low-earth orbit and prepares for a splashdown after rocketing off the the Nazaré launch pad. Photo by BALEIXO Photography.
Open wide! Bradley Norris fights snowblindness looking for the exit at The Right, Western Australia. Photo by Chris White Media.