Defending event champion Billy Kemper and regional standouts looking to hunt down Sunset Open QS 1,000, Pro Junior titles.
Medina stole the show at Pipe Masters, but he was not the only one to shine.
Why, after 35 years, this is still the trophy every surfer wants to own (next to a World Title).
... but points, raw passion and Pipe pedigree all point to him winning.
Waves absolutely pump and paint an incredible picture for a dramatic finals day at Sunset.
Faced with doubts on his big wave abilities, the catlike Brazilian surfer has the raw ability and desire to prove he's capable.
Upsets and Qualification Hopes Aplenty for Day 3
Josh Moniz's 9.83 stole the show, Kemper on a roll from Pe'ahi to Sunset
Putting in a gritty, historic performance, Billy Kemper has captured his third Jaws Challenge title in four years.
The Jaws crew breaks down the unforgettable northwest swell that hammered Pe'ahi.
Your one stop swell report heading into the Vans World Cup, Beachwaver Maui Pro and Jaws Challenge in Hawaii.
Big Wave World Champ Billy Kemper scores perfect 10
A massive swell is forecast for the start of the holding window
and is on the hunt for a fourth Vans Triple Crown title
Quarters are set after a pumping Day 4 at Haleiwa, with more surf on the way.
From injury to victory at Haleiwa Ali'i Beach
World No. 3 advanced through Round 3, but Barron Mamiya stole the show.
Day 1 of the Men's QS 10,000 saw a mash up of local and international athletes
The North Shore native's knowledge earned him his first QS win at Sunset
The Maui surfer shook off the cobwebs at Sunset Beach