History has proven that surfers can come from anywhere and make the CT in Hawaii.
Another huge battle for Championship Tour qualification kicks into high gear this month with seven spots still up for grabs.
The South African powers through a thick Sunset wall on his way to a Semifinal win at the Vans World Cup.
A collection of revealing images from the all-important Hawaiian leg.
The final day of the Vans World Cup was one for the books, as the race for Samsung Galaxy CT qualification came down to the wire.
While Jordy Smith took top honors at the Vans World Cup, the battle to make the qualification cut was the tightest ever.
Jordy Smith took top honors at Sunset Beach, while the dust finally settled on the QS qualification race.