Gabriel Medina's no-grab air-reverse in Round 1 didn't factor in to his final scoreline but was fun to watch nonetheless.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Updated: Thursday, October 8, 2015
Defending event champ John John Florence (HAW) earns the highest score of Round 1 -- a 9.93 -- for a hollow tube ride capped off by a huge layback.
Current Jeep Leader Mick Fanning earns a 9.73 for a heavy tube ride.
Dane Reynolds makes an opening statement as a Quik Pro wildcard with an excellent 8.77 on his first ride.
Waters and harbors on the outskirts of the Quiksilver Pro France contest site.