Zoom: Best Photos In Action Sports In May
Kelly Slater, Pipeline
Kelly Slater surfs last light at Hawaii's famed Pipeline.
Jake Koia, Haines, Alaska
New Zealander Jake Koia takes it to the next level in Haines, Alaska.
Christian Maalouf, Fallbrook, Calif.
Christian Maalouf with a frontside flip in Fallbrook, Calif.
Mat Rebeaud, Lake Piru, Calif.
Mat Rebeaud takes time off from his busy competition schedule and breaks the early morning quiet while training at Wyvern Ranch in Lake Piru, Calif.
Shayne Pospisil, Whistler, British Columbia
Shayne Pospisil sends it in the Whistler backcountry.
Shaun Ross, San Pedro, Calif.
Shaun Ross rips Channel Street in San Pedro, Calif.
Louis Bolter, Auckland, New Zealand
"Just as the last light cuts through the forest and outlines Louis Bolter, he wraps a lookback, way down under," says photographer Theodore Van Orman.
Oscar Scherlin, Engelberg, Switzerland
Oscar Scherlin works the spine in Engelberg, Switzerland.
Brad Gibbs, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Young Brad Gibbs with a big barspin drop off the dock at a U-Haul facility in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Unknown, Jaco, Costa Rica
Up close and personal with an unknown grom who lays it back far beyond his years at the Red Bull Future Surf Camp in Jaco, Costa Rica.