10. Rob Machado. Photo: jackenglish.com
It’s not often you see a good water shot from a contest, especially in Huntington Beach where the current pulls photogs right into the pier. Between the sweeping current and large playing field, TransWorld SURF’s Jack English deserves a pat on the back for snagging this image of Three-Time US Open Champion Rob Machado far from his usual spot at “Machado’s Peak” way down the beach.
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