Thursday, June 7, 2018
Updated: Thursday, June 7, 2018
Another perfect wave reels down untouched.
Lincoln Taylor on a Pipe-like left.
Adam Melling on a proper bomb back in 2012.
The kind of lineup every surfer dreams of rocking up to.
Marc Occhilupo might have an advantage, having competed (and gotten barreled!) in the Azores before.
The raw power of Atlantic swells hits the Azores full speed.
Marc Occhilupo knows how to carve a good wall too.
Hizunome Bettero finds the shade on a hollow left.
Jack Freestone drops vertically before getting shacked.
Miguel Pupo speeds through a clean wall and eyes the next section to hit.
The iconic background behind the contest site of Santa Barbara.
Praia de Santa Barbara is a very popular beach for locals and tourists to come soak in the sunset.