The list of elite surfers prepping for a weekend in Huntington Beach is extensive -- but they'll have their work cut out for them.
The Shoe City Pro is locked in as the first event on the Qualifying Series schedule for both the men and women once more.
Nathan Yeomans vs. Nomme Mignot vs. Ian Crane vs. Sunny Garcia
With the Hawaiian Pro on hold several WSL stars make the most of their down day on the North Shore.
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Mitch Crews vs. Nathan Yeomans vs. Marc Lacomare vs. Mateia Hiquily
Nathan Yeomans placed 2nd in Heat 3 of Round Two at the Billabong Pro Cascais.
Nathan Yeomans during the Billabong Cascais Pro.
Nathan Yeomans placed 2nd in Heat 3 of Round Two at Billabong Pro Cascais.
Reaching the sport's elite level is never easy. Staying there is even harder. But for these 6 surfers, the journey is the reward.