Was This Truly The Wave Of The Year?

31 Dec 2016 9

COASTALWATCH | WAVE OF THE WEEK

Video by Charlie Bennett
Featuring Mason Ho 

Christmas Day, Christmas Day. The swell didn't show for the Billabong Pipe Masters but for those who stuck around on the North Shore of Oahu for Christmas, they sure got rewarded.

SEE ALSO: This Year In Surfing, The 10 Biggest Things From Surfing & The Internet In 2016

Charlie had just spent two weeks on the North Shore hoping for swell and on his second last day he was in the right place at the right time, capturing this mammoth day for Mason Ho. 

Check out also the drone footage of Mason's wave. (Not really doing it the justice of Charlie's footage)

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