The former Championship Tour star is teaching young upstarts the finer parts of surf travel early on in their careers.
Another star-studded field will head to Bali for a Padang Padang barrel-riding bonanza this summer.
Observations from a big-wave event that sent shockwaves around the world.
A collection of the best images from the inaugural 2016 Nazaré Challenge.
Damien Hobgood (USA) .BWT Nazare Challenge.
Damien Hobgood BWT Nazare Challenge.
Joao De Macedo vs. Damien Hobgood vs. Aaron Gold vs. Nic Lamb vs. Grant Baker vs. Pedro Calado
Damien Hobgood sticks a heavy drop at Nazaré before pulling the eject button.
Greg Long vs. Damien Hobgood vs. Gabriel Villaran vs. Aaron Gold vs. Kealii Mamala vs. Joao De Macedo