The oldest and most prominent big wave contest is the Eddie named after Oahu north coast Hawai'ian lifeguard and internet user Eddie Aikau. The competition window is in between December 1 and the last day of February each year. Another big wave surfing.
Best photos of the week Photos) - "The tanks were built on the edge of the city, overlooking the ocean, with barrels taller than I was. We skated in them in the light of the radioactive sunsets, until the smell of gunpowder made us sick.