The Freezin’ Season

Jamie Moran late last week in New Jersey...where were ya? Photo: Stafford/SPL

Jamie Moran late last week in New Jersey...where were you? Photo: Stafford/SPL

Sam Hammer is never one to miss a swell at home in New Jersey. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Sam Hammer is never one to miss a swell at home in New Jersey. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Rob Kelly gets pitted just before dark. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Rob Kelly gets pitted just before dark. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Not one to be outdone by his brother, Rob, Chris Kelly pulls into a gaping Jersey cavern. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Not one to be outdone by his brother, Rob, Chris Kelly pulls into a gaping Jersey cavern. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Andrew Gesler shows off the New Jersey version of a "pig dog". Photo: Stafford/SPL

Andrew Gesler shows off the New Jersey version of a "pig dog". Photo: Stafford/SPL

Mike Ciramella getting warmed up for his annual sojourn to Hawaii with a little Jersey juice. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Mike Ciramella getting warmed up for his annual sojourn to Hawaii with a little Jersey juice. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Despite being a self-proclaimed "shoobie," Jamie Moran left his shoes on the beach for this magical session. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Despite being a self-proclaimed "shoobie," Jamie Moran left his shoes on the beach for this magical session. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Tripoli "Trip" Patterson hides out in a Jersey cave just south of his New York stomping grounds. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Tripoli "Trip" Patterson hides out in a Jersey cave just south of his New York stomping grounds. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Al Pollioni's arms-behind-the-back tribute to AI. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Al Pollioni's arms-behind-the-back tribute to AI. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Ryan "Gettin' Barreled On The" Daly. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Ryan "Gettin' Barreled On The" Daly. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Zach Humphries stands tall as he welcomes one of the first swells of the winter to New Jersey. Photo: Stafford/SPL

Zach Humphries stands tall as he welcomes one of the first swells of the winter to New Jersey. Photo: Stafford/SPL