Despite rarely being surfed, Gold Coast City Council deems the renewal works at Narrowneck Reef a success.
Around half the Neanderthals examined had mild to severe bony growths.
"He used to share waves in the surf and he was so courageous in big waves."
Teahupoo's had a standout year, but will the swells continue to push through for the main event?
Part two of Louie Hynd's mini series, scoring through Portugal.