Six week pro season focal point of North Shore
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 9 February, 2015 - Every winter, the North Shore of Oahu hosts professional surfing’s most prestigious event, the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. For six weeks, surfers from around the world descend upon the North Shore to explore unparalleled wave conditions, and watch surfing’s extraordinary elite compete in the renowned Reef Hawaiian Pro, Vans World Cup and the Billabong Pipe Masters contests.
But now that we’ve seen the contest footage, and we’ve replayed the heats, it’s time to witness the true essence of surfing during these thrilling six weeks on the island.
Witness a new perspective of the North Shore—heavy waves and wipeouts; contest day title races and lay day dream sessions—in never before seen footage of surfing icons, talented locals and Hawaiian legends. This is the story of the 2014 Vans Triple Crown of Surfing.
Featuring sessions with Nathan Fletcher, Kelly Slater, John Florence, Mick Fanning, Dane Gudauskas and a long list of World Championship Tour stars and talented local surfers from the revered Hawaiian surf community.