No frills, no frocks, just a big old pair of rocks. Naum Ildefonse and Jonathan Gonzalez on the Tahitian right.
Luckily team manager Philippe Malvaux was on hand to capture the session for posterity. The only backing this short requires are the natural diegetic sounds - can you hear that lip?
Like a lot of the waves in the edit, this one is a grower. Dusty Payne and Yadin Nicol make light work of things you'd sail on by.
Highlight of the day was the 17-year-old brother of local legend Manoa. He blew everyone away.
We break down the reasons why Edouard might be the most interesting storm of the season so far.
Next week we have great looking numbers for Trestles, the Wedge and elsewhere in Southern California.
Big old Tasmanian tubes and Marti Paradisis in the land of empty slabs.