It's that time of year as the world's best surfers have amassed on the North Shore of Oahu, and the Vans Triple Crown of surfing is set to be another winter classic.
A former East Coast surfing champ and biographer to 11-time world champ Kelly Slater, surf scribe Jason Borte decided to quit surfing and see what happened.
After a brilliant season, Stephanie Gilmore has clinched her sIxth ASP World Title at the Maui Pro at Honolua Bay.
Surfing has never been a sport of statistics. That is until Rip Curl introduced their new GPS watch, which counts waves, speed and distance.
Grant "Twiggy" Baker had to rebound after losing a sponsor but found success in doubling down on big waves.
We've seen surfers tame the biggest waves in the world, but there are a handful of breaks out there that are downright crazy.
Sitting second on the ASP qualifying tour, young Australian Matt Banting is eyeing a chance to crack into the big leagues in 2015, but his work is not done yet.
When it comes to big-wave surfing, you can forget fortune and glory. For guys like Ryan Hipwood, just making ends meet is a challenge.
From early days pioneering Waimea Bay and Pipeline, to breaking barriers at places like Jaws and Maverick's, surfers have been tempting fate in giant surf for well over 60 years.
It's been said that the one having the most fun is the best surfer in the water, and based on Vans' surf team roster, they're having a pretty good time.
After a 10-year stint on the ASP World Tour, Shane Dorian walked away from pro surfing to chase big waves in 2003. Today, at 42, he is one of the hardest chargers in the world.
Star of "Big Wave Hellmen" and one of the most accomplished surfers on the planet, Greg Long talks about paddling out at Cortes Bank and where life goes from here.
The Quiksilver Pro France kicks off the Europe leg of the ASP World Tour, and with only a few events remaining the world title is Gabriel Medina's to lose.
In order to film the best big-wave riders in the world slide down monster swells, you have to have flexibility, bravado, a big budget and a little bit of insanity.
As the biggest swell of the year hit Teahupoo, the lineup was closed to all but a handful of surfers, the production crew for the remake of "Point Break."
Red Bull Cape Fear ran this weekend, and in unruly conditions at Ours in Sydney, 16 of the world's hardest charging surfers went toe to toe.