8. Courtney Conlogue Goes Big. Photo: jackenglish.com
As it always seems to happen in contests, the biggest set of the Hurley US Open slammed into the Huntington Beach Pier while the women’s division was in the water. Not one to hold back, local girl and 2009 US Open Champion Courtney Conlogue stroked into one of the biggest waves ridden during the entire event and not only rode it, but dug her heels into a huge bottom turn into lip bash that sent the crowd into hysterics.
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