Torrey Meister surfing a giant set at the 2013 Hawaiian Island Creations HIC Pro. The weather was crazy this day and the rain subsided for a brief moment as the sun came out while this set rolled in.

Growing up skating and snowboarding gave me an appreciation to surfing. it really is the final connection to nature. There is a unique culture that exists in the surfing community that doesn't exist elsewhere. This shot kicks off the precursor of the Vans Triple Crown which starts tomorrow.

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