You can't but get emotional when watching Ricardo dos Santos negotiating the speedy barrels of Pipeline.

We won't be seeing him around. His smile and tube riding skills are now floating somewhere above us all. Let's just keep his memory alive and praise his phenomenal waves in Hawaii.

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