Welcome to the plateau. It's where we gather to watch Yago Dora soar above our heads.
These are the fortunate few. Many epic sessions have fallen by the wayside, victims to our ruthless monthly culls, but the results are wondrous to behold.
DAY one of the blokes at the Billabong Rio Pro saw big names and big aerial moves rule in the onshore.
NIKE 6.0 Cash for Tricks is stepping it up to become a European series, taking in Spain, Portugal, England and France.
During a Junior Surf Training Camp in Tahiti, training coach and professional big wave surfer Raimana Van Bastolaer catches a monstrous rogue wave. He didn't expect that!
SECOND day and done, Carissa Moore wins Billabong Rio Pro, knocking Steph Gilmore out of the title race.
CARISSA Moore triumphs at Billabong Rio Pro, Steph Gilmore knocked out of ASP World Title race.
TROGGS Surf School to attempt Guinness World Record by getting more than 110 surfers standing on the same wave.
FERGAL Smith and Tom Lowe on an amazing Irish winter, future plans, slabs, SUPs and deadly ski drivers.