2018 Ride of the Year Entry: Garrett McNamara at Nazaré on September 24, 2017. Video by Jorge Leal.
Garrett McNamara skips like a stone at the base of a massive wave at Maverick's.
Garrett McNamara at Nazare, Portugal on November 1, 2015. Video by Timelapse Media.
Some of the world's best big wave chargers discuss the honor of being invited to surf in the prestigious competition.
Garrett McNamara whips into a glassy lefthand bowl at Nazare, Portugal on November 1, 2015. Video by Humberto Santos.
The Portuguese coast is the newest big wave training environment for the world's best big-waver surfers.
Observations from a big-wave event that sent shockwaves around the world.
In the space of five years the Portuguese break has gone from unknown entity to a Big Wave Tour venue.
The remaining nominees for the 2016 awards are revealed. Tune in April 23 to see who takes home top honors.
Elite nominees for Billabong Ride of the Year, Paddle, TAG Heuer Biggest Wave and Pure Scot Barrel of the Year from hundreds of submissions.
Check out the incredible field of talent in Heat 4 of Round 1 at Waimea Bay.