Kelly Slater (USA) surfed well during the 2014 season, but luck seemed to elude him at every critical stage along the way. Still, the 11-time World Champ didn't appear to lose his surf mojo. This perfect little barrel from The Box in Australia was among the gems.
Laura Enever (AUS) never made it past the Quarterfinals in a CT event in 2014. But the Australian natural-footer double-qualified for the 2015 Championship Tour. During the Maui GoPro Challenge, she showed off the consistency that has helped keep her in the game.