2016 on the North Shore was one for the books. The Rip Curl crew descended on the island mid-November, and together they spent almost six weeks finding their feet, searching for barrels and having a helluva time in the process.
The end of the year is also the perfect time to test their new gear – the latest and greatest in surfing – and this time around, it was all about boardshorts.
When you’re surfing four times a day and living in your boardshorts, you need gear that is Made for Waves. Something that won’t let you down, no matter how many hours you’re in the water.
You need gear that is Made For Hawaii. And that’s just what the Rip Curl crew found.