The newly minted winner of the Nazaré Challenge on topping the field, managing a relationship on the road, and what's next.
The torch is officially passed as a 22-year-old from Brazil wins at one of the toughest waves in the world.
Von Rupp, Nazaré Challenge.
The ruthless Portuguese wave was more unruly than usual Saturday at the Nazaré Challenge. Here's how a few of the competitors fared.
The former Big Wave Tour Commissioner charged ahead in Round One at the Nazaré Challenge Saturday morning.
The two-time Pe'ahi Challenge winner brought his skills from the Hawaiian tropics to the chilly waters of Portugal.
Competitors attempt to stay calm as they prepare for the second-ever Nazaré Challenge in Portugal.
Understanding one of the world's most intimidating and complex big-wave locations.
These five, who are slated to compete in the contest February 10, know the massive wave better than most.