It was a fitting end to an event steeped in a mix of camaraderie and tough competition as Team USA took the overall gold medal today over Team France at the Billabong ISA World Surfing Games presented by Monster Energy in Costa Rica.
More delights courtesy of the Indian Ocean mega swell.
Mark Mathews and friends go where the wild things are.
“I felt like I got hit by Australia.”
The Indian Ocean drops a load…and then some.
Matt Meola, Albee Layer, Kai Barger and friends launch a mini-series you don't want to miss.
The world's best big wave surfers start scrambling to WA ahead of a storm the size of Australia.
Lost souls and soulless shenanigans at a North Shore institution - the house that Foo built.
Gabriel's poor results aren't going to get in the way of Charlie having a good time.
O'Neill launches the UNREASONABLE film festival.
Slow yourself down and run away from reality.
JS moves to number one on the rankings after their team's solid performance at the Fiji Pro.
Welcome to the land of baguettes.
Perfection at the Fiji Pro an Andy Irons flashback, J-Bay preview and more.
Stand up barrels and lots of rubber.
Sandpit barrels going inside out.
He wants a Heritage Series rematch with Tom Curren.
Culture and right-hand point break perfection all in one.
Meet the French-Caribbean surfer with a passion for punchy beachies and pop art.