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.
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.
Big-wave invitationals opt not to run as big swell bound for Hawaii, California
Four years and running the Big Wave World Tour continues to evolve
Invitees announced, waiting period begins for Red Bull Jaws
Behind the scenes of Hollywood's latest surf film "Chasing Mavericks"
Dorian, Long, Walsh, Layer paddle into huge Jaws
Jean-Michel Cousteau awarded SIMA's Environmentalist of the Year
Parsons, Gerlach, Knox among thousands that gathered to remember Surfline founder Sean Collins.
ASP World Tour all-stars Carissa Moore, Coco Ho and Laura Enever star in Nike 6.0's upcoming landmark women's surf movie "Leave A Message"
2011 Billabong XXL Big Wave Award nominees announced.
Behind the scenes at the Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational
Winter, summer or fall, you still have to wear sunscreen, and Vertra's got you covered.
A video look at the day after the big contest.
Dave Rastovich and Dane Ward make the most of an unforgiving wedge.