This clip right here will give you a good idea just how Nazaré's Zon North Canyon magnifies every last inch of open ocean punch. Taken Tuesday the same day as the Moche Rip Curl Pro Trials finals, waves were by no means as monstruous as what we're used to seeing in Nazaré but nevertheless tempting enough to lure Kelly out into the lineup for a few drops.

In case you were wondering, that's French Brazilian denizen Eric 'Rebrix' Rebiere in the yellow wetty on a couple juicy hollow left-hand shories.