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.
On Dec. 21, 2012 Santa Cruz's Shawn Dollar rode what's been measured in at 61 feet -- enough for a new world record and the XXL Awards' "Biggest Wave" title.
Highlights from mid-winter in California
Assessing the lineup of the 2013 Mavericks Invitational
Big-wave invitationals opt not to run as big swell bound for Hawaii, California
Autumn action from California and Hawaii
Behind the scenes of Hollywood's latest surf film "Chasing Mavericks"
Waiting period ends for Maverick's Invitational
With a Hollywood production crew on scene, big-wave surf spot Maverick's gets a little crazier than normal
Maverick's opens for business as a string of swells start filling in on the West Coast
Keanu Asing speaks on the challenges of making the asp world tour, why it hurts being Hawaiian, and why skinny jeans aren't cool.
Jeff Clark makes a motion to Habor Commission to obtain Mavericks permit for big wave contest to be held in 2012
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.
2011 Billabong XXL Big Wave Award nominees announced.
Remembering Hawaiian underground charger Sion Milosky