Day 4 whittled the field down to just eight at the Men's QS10,000 in Portugal, the Allianz Billabong Pro Cascais.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Updated: Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Tiago Pires (PRT) and shaper Jamie Cheal, founder of Chilli Surfboards, head into the workshop to share their approach to creating boards for Portugal's famed barrels of Supertubos, the site of the Moche Rip Curl Pro.
The Allianz Billabong Pro Cascais launches with fun waves and exciting matchups, with local stars making their way through the early rounds.
The QS10,000 SATA Azores Pro launched in tricky surf at the iconic Santa Barbara to run 22 heats of the opening round.
Tiago Pires powered through a huge wave at Haleiwa for a near-perfect 9.87.