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It marked a special for Puhetini as he went back-to-back at the Papara Pro Open Tahiti QS 1,000.
The Tahitian born and raised competitor surged through the event and ultimately defended his Papara Pro Junior Tahiti win.
The 16-year-old from Kauai, Hawaii, decimated both the Papara Pro Open Tahiti QS 1,000 and Pro Junior, defeating Savanna Stone in both
The Ron Jon Quiksilver Junior Pro awaits to jumpstart North America's 2019 season, but it's also the start of a new rankings' update.
The defending men's Pro Junior winner came out firing at the Papara Pro Junior Tahiti alongside fellow contingent.
The 16-year-old dominated the field in a hard-fought day of competition to earn her second Papara Pro Open Tahiti title.
The 32-year-old QS warrior found his long-awaited victory and did so in defining fashion.
The righthand reefbreak of Rangiroa provided plenty of opening day splendor for the Air Tahiti Rangiroa Pro QS 1,000.
The Air Tahiti Rangiroa Pro and Papara Pro Open Tahiti are back starting next week in some of the world's most beautiful locations.
Robinson made his dream of winning the Pipe Pro a reality and garnered the coveted warrior helmet for his long-awaited victory.
The top seeds made their long-awaited debut and Hawaii natives, along with international threats, held it down on home soil.
A big day of competition witnessed multiple moods of Pipeline with moments of magic to keep things exciting on Super Bowl Sunday.
After four days of no competition to start the Volcom Pipe Pro event window, a few surprises were in store to start things off.
The 19-year-old overcame three former Sunset victors in dominant fashion to earn his first-ever QS title.
The iconic North Shore wave showed its teeth and competitors rose to the challenge in immaculate form.
The first stages of this year's Sunset Open are off and running with building swell that looks like a precursor to classic conditions.
One of the most prestigious Qualifying Series (QS) events on tour is back January 29 - February 10 at Pipeline.
Bryan defends her title and Kanazawa steals the victory in dramatic fashion.