It's one of biggest of the year in our sport, the WSL Awards, where the World Surf League celebrates its athletes' achievements from the previous year. The annual awards banquet is a kickoff for the new season and a chance to look back at the stunning performances from the last. While the event is just for the surfers and their guests, here's a sneak peek at some of those highlight moments to remember before 2016 issues in a whole new set.
Over the falls, onto the reef; the chest-thump, the point to the sky: relive some of the best of the year, from heavy falls to moments of glory.
Which battles stand out? Catch three of the year's most intense showdowns.
These were some of of the hardest-won heat victories -- and toughest losses -- from the Gold Coast of Australia all the way to Maui.
There's no end to the maneuvers that wowed in 2015, but these five were definitive standouts.
Between Silvana Lima and Carissa Moore, it's tough to decide who has better maneuvers. Watch their best of the year and decide for yourself.