A lot of times when a guy wins a contest, his buddies carry him up the beach on their shoulders, it’s called getting “chaired” up the beach. But the guys from the Oakley house took it to a whole ‘nother level when they put Vans Triple Crown winner Sebastian Zietz atop a 10’4” gun and carried him down the beach and toward the podium. Photo: Checkwood
Best Of The 2012 Billabong Pipe Masters
The 24 best photos from the season ending Pipe Masters
The season ending Billabong Pipe Masters featured everything we look for in a contest; brutal wipeouts, heroic tube riding, babes on the beach, WT requalification drama, and the crowning of a new ASP World Champion. Here’s a look back the best photographic moments from the 2012 Billabong Pipe Masters with Kelly Slater, Joel Parkinson, Josh Kerr, Damien Hobgood, Miguel Pupo, John John Florence, Sebastian Zietz, Yadin Nicol, Pat Gudauskas and more Pipe Masters competitors.
Check out the final day highlights HERE.
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