Josh Kerr, Ethan Ewing, Ezekiel Lau and Leo Fioravanti are out. Keanu Asing and Griffin Colapinto keep climbing.
Upsets and upstarts steal the show on day 2 of competition in South Africa.
Fresh faces deliver shock eliminations as the finals rounds approach.
Nomme, Marco and Diego may be surfing's worldliest up-and-comers. See how their unique family has made them citizens of the world.
Brazilian Rafael Teixeira (BRA) topped a talented field of competitors in immaculate conditions for the Vans Surf Open Acapulco Men's QS1000
Playa Revolcadero offered competitors even more ideal conditions to complete Round Four and have Finals Day set for tomorrow morning.
Day 2 of the Vans Surf Open Acapulco witnessed more incredible surfing from local wildcards as top seeds made their debut.
Day 2 unfolds with massive upsets as the defending champion and runner-up from 2015 bow out while younger competitors make their move.
Nelson Cloarec and Holly Wawn clinch the prestigious Franito Pro Junior titles in exciting final day of action.
Beautiful four-to-six foot surf greets Europe's best juniors on the second day of competition in Lanzarote.
David do Carmo vs. Diego Mignot vs. Josh Burke vs. Tomas Fernandes
Miguel Pupo vs. Griffin Colapinto vs. Diego Mignot vs. Dusty Payne