Don't let his sarcastic wit and willingness to have a good time fool you, Ian Walsh takes the big-wave pursuit as serious as anyone, and his results speak for themselves.
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.
From Ireland to Maui, Cortes Bank to Cloudbreak, the nominees for the 2013 Billabong XXL Awards have been announced, and they're nothing short of impressive.
Sneaking a peak at John John Florence's movie project
Big-wave invitationals opt not to run as big swell bound for Hawaii, California
In the water again, Ricky Whitlock back from broken back
Invitees announced, waiting period begins for Red Bull Jaws
Autumn action from California and Hawaii
Garrett McNamara breaks down his winter plans
Dorian, Long, Walsh, Layer paddle into huge Jaws
Stand-up paddling, big-wave gimmicks, and why getting scared everyday is good.
Parsons, Gerlach, Knox among thousands that gathered to remember Surfline founder Sean Collins.
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.
Aussie Mark Visser becomes first to night surf 30-foot Jaws
Keala Kennelly on big waves, women's surfing and acting classes.