Nazaré is a place like no other. And when the North Atlantic swells arrive at the local underwater canyon, waves become an uncontrollable force of nature.

On New Year's Day, a group of hardcore Praia do Norte habitués challenged the first liquid beasts of 2018 under sunny blue skies.

Watch Sebastian Steudtner, Ross Clarke-Jones, Lucas Chumbo, Jarryd Foster, Axi Muniain, Mick Corbett, and Jerome Sahyoun hit the lineup at Portugal's best big wave surfing break.

Jarryd Wingfield, one of the most talented bodyboarders in the United Kingdom, has taken his own life. He was battling depression.

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Brad Domke calls Cylinders his home. He's been riding it for more than a decade. But you've never seen him in board transfers like these.

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