After the first event of the 2017 season was put in the books, some emerging talent made their big breakthroughs.
Men's QS1,000 blitz through Round Three as Junior Men determine Quarterfinal draws.
The Ron Jon Vans Pro Junior Men and Women's event got underway to begin the 2017 North America season.
The 2017 edition returns with men's Qualifying Series (QS) and both men and women's Pro Junior events.
Last year's Ron Jon Vans Pro and Pro Junior was a special event for three competitors who all claimed their first-ever WSL wins.
Scoring a near-perfect Final, Kei Kobayashi (USA) had the field in a combination situation when the final horn sounded.
The morning's conditions were challenging for the Junior men, who rose to the occasion and continued their high-performance surfing.
Opening day of the Ron Jon Vans Junior Pro provided plenty of action with high-performance surfing throughout the day.