Hanalei familiarizes herself with the board she will be riding in a few months.
On December 6th and 7th, the waves at Waimea Bay were massive. Some even had 40 foot faces. For the first time in 5 years, the Eddie Aikau surf competition was held. The whole island and many others rushed to the North Shore. Naturally, our minds turned to money, so we sold bottles of water to the thirsty visitors at a 75% profit margin.
This is the view from our neighbor's house.
Kelly Slater catches a bomb of a wave.
Our Elder's Quorum President air drops into a 40 footer.