||Sports Illustrated has called it "the super bowl of big wave surfing," CNN has called them "the most dangerous waves on the planet."
Perilous waves, horrendous wipeouts and a perfect ride mark the 2006 Mavericks Surf Contest. On 24 hours notice, 24 of the world's best big-wave warriors convene in Half Moon Bay, California to do battle with the merciless waves, fridgid waters, ragged rocks and each other. When Mavericks goes off, it can make you a living legend.
||Alex Martins, Anthony Tashnick, Brock Little, Danilo Couto, Darryl Virostko, Eraldo Gueiros, Evan Slater, Grant Baker, Grant Washburn, Greg Long, Josh Loya, Kenny Collins, Matt Ambrose, Mike Gerhardt, Nathan Fletcher, Peter Mel, Randy Cone, Russell Smith, Ryan Augenstein, Ryan Seelbach, Shane Desmond, Shawn Rhodes, Tyler Smith, Zach Wormhoudt