A decisive day unfolded at Sebastian Inlet and the final eight competitors at the Florida Pro Men's QS 1,500 are left standing.
After back-to-back lay days for the men's QS 1,500, competitors were hungry to get things started and lit up Sebastian Inlet.
With the Florida Pro Women's QS 3,000 and Men's QS 1,500 just days away, take a look at just a few surfers to keep tabs on.
The Eastern Surfing Association is helping form a bridge for its competitors looking to transition to the next step -- the WSL.
The 2001 World Champion breaks down the history of Florida's Sebastian Inlet ahead of the 2019 Florida Pro January 14 - 20.