What a day of action it was at the Volcom Pro, Fiji on day one. The morning heats saw six foot plus cement mixers unloading along the reef at Cloudbreak, delivering some of the most memorable barrels the tour has seen in years. Mitch Coleborn’s slouched passage through a slabbing runner to beat Kelly and Jordy Smith’s pacific dream-sequence keg were just two highlights from a phenomenal return to form for the Dream Tour.
John Florence was a standout on an epic opening day at Cloudbreak.
They say the best cure for seasickness at Cloudbreak is to keep your eye on the foamball.
Tiago Pires piloted arguably the heaviest keg on day one of the event.
Mick Fanning easily accounted for Ace Buchan and Matt Wilkinson in Round One.
Tour veteran, Kieren Perrow was another Round Two elimination, going down to an on fire Ace Buchan.
Kolohe Andino lost out in tricky conditions to Heitor Alves on day one. All photos: Eye of the Hurricane