A memorable, monster Jaws session took place on January 22nd, 2014. Francisco Porcella (Sardegna, Italy) powered across a clean face of a huge wave at Jaws, Pe’ahi in Maui. This massive wave gauranteed him a nomination for the “Biggest Wave” award category at the 2014 Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards.
Watch him drop in on the Hawaiian beast as he breaks it down for The Surf Channel audience in an exclusive red carpet interview:
Footage provided by Billabong XXL | Elijah Crowell.
Born 1986, Francisco is one of the youngest up-and-coming big wave chargers in the world. Hailing from Cagliari Sardegna, Italy and raised in Haiku, Maui in the Hawaiian Islands, Francisco Porcella feeds off massive swell. This day at Jaws was no different.
Francisco Porcella riding the monster Jaws wave on January 22nd, 2014. Photo: Elijah Crowell | Billabong XXL
Follow his epic journey around the world via Instagram: @francisocean