Grant "Twiggy" Baker had to rebound after losing a sponsor but found success in doubling down on big waves.
After starting the week surfing Jaws on Maui, then rushing Maverick's on the West Coast, Greg Long capped a 96-hour big-wave adventure with a purposeful session at Cortes Bank.
Sion Milosky remembered at 2011 Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards as XX wins Ride of the Year honors and XX takes Biggest Wave prize.
Jacob Trette and Sion Milosky serve as a reminder of the stakes as we prepare for the 2011 Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards.
13 reasons why Puerto Escondido was the place to be this weekend.
A gallery of big-waves and bravado from the Pico Alto Invitational.
Admit, you love a good wipeout as much as the next guy.
Greg Long, Grant Baker stand tallest at Billabong XXL Awards.
How the 2009 Billabong XXL Awards is ushering in a new era in the big-wave pursuit.
After earning himself a big wave world title earlier this year, Grant "Twiggy" Baker edged out Shane Dorian to win the "Big Wave Hellmen" Challenge.
Parsons, Gerlach, Knox among thousands that gathered to remember Surfline founder Sean Collins.
Looking back at last month's bomber swell in Puerto.
On the anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Waimea Bay pumped and the big-wave world waited for the Eddie to drop.