Over the span of nine months I witnessed some incredible breaks and had some amazing opportunities that allowed me to get out and connect with some amazing talent along the California coast.
"If they get you frothing for your next adventure, then, well, I've done my job."
When the forecast doesn't tip everyone off, but you end up scoring anyway...
Some of the world's best flew in from all corners of the globe to compete in this great event.
Sebastian Zietz shows a renewed sense of competitive fire with his win at Margaret River.
Captain Cook lived and learned to sail here before heading out to discover surfing