A handful of last year's Championship Tour stars face one of competitive surfing's greatest challenges.
They've been buddies since they were kids, and in 2018 they'll finally be together on surfing's biggest stage.
Saying hello, and goodbye, to an ever-evolving roster on the Championship Tour.
Keanu Asing of Hawaii prepares for round one heat 5 of the Billabong Pipe Invitational at Pipe, Oahu, Hawaii, USA
Shane Dorian Keanu Asing of Hawaii prepare for round one heat 5 of the Billabong Pipe Invitational at Pipe, Oahu, Hawaii, USA
Keanu Asing vs. Makai McNamara vs. Mason Ho vs. Shane Dorian
Italo Ferreira vs. Keanu Asing
Jordy Smith vs. Nat Young vs. Keanu Asing