Jordy Smith and Miguel Pupo became the first ever surfers to compete at The Box, with both taking heavy wipeouts while battling for a slot in the Quarterfinals
"A funny thing happened on the way back from the cafe. Found this great peak. Back soon to blow the froth off it.
On Monday, Swellnet's coffee boy and occasional forecaster, Craig Brokensha, ducked downstairs for an early AM round of bean juice. The errand took far longer than usual.
Time and tide waits for no man, and a Shippies swell doesn't wait for photographers to get all their ducks lined up in a row.