Bells Beach in Australia is one of the most iconic stops on the Wolrd Surf League World Tour. With a competitive history that dates back more than half a century, it's one of the longest running surf contests in history.
Some of Europe's bravest big-wave riders are cutting their teeth along the Irish Coast. Call it the luck of the Irish, only throw in cold water temps.
In anticipation of the rest of the 2015 World Surf League season, here's an inside look at the major players to watch out for.
Professional surfer Monyca Eleogram uses her GoPro camera to show her daily commute to "work" where she surfs the beaches of Hana, Hawaii.
The Big Wave Invitational in Memory of Eddie Aikau started as a way to honor the fallen Hawaiian waterman. Today it's the most prestigious surf contest in the world.