A Totally Tubular Photo Gallery

Unidentified pulling in over a sandy bottom at a dreamy Australian beachbreak. Who dat? Perhaps some of Aussie viewers can fill us in... Photo: Jones

Unidentified pulling in over a sandy bottom at a dreamy Australian beachbreak. Who dat? Perhaps some of Aussie viewers can fill us in... Photo: Jones

Ford Archbold pulling in where his Dad left off in Bali... Photo: Nelly/SPL

Ford Archbold pulling in where his Dad left off in Bali... Photo: Nelly/SPL

Ry Craike is "Ry"ight at home when slotted in a tube. Photo: Jones

Ry Craike is "Ry"ight at home when slotted in a tube. Photo: Jones

John Florence at Backdoor. After pulling into man-sized caverns like this all Winter, it's official, he is now known and John not "John John". Photo: Stafford/SPL

John Florence at Backdoor. After pulling into man-sized caverns like this all winter, it's official, he is now known and John not "John John". Photo: Stafford/SPL

Despite being known as a trickster, Ozzie Wright is one hell of a tube rider. I'd love to tell you where this is but it's crowded enough already... Photo: Dorsey

Despite being known as a trickster, Ozzie Wright is one hell of a tube rider. I'd love to tell you where this is but it's crowded enough already... Photo: Dorsey

Bruce Irons doing what he does best at Pipeline. Photo: Jones

Bruce Irons doing what he does best at Pipeline. Photo: Jones

Yadin Nicol—who now calls Santa Barbara home—surfing back in his native West Oz at a place just a bit heavier than Rincon... Photo: Dorsey

Yadin Nicol, who now calls Santa Barbara home, surfing back in his native West Oz at a place just a bit heavier than Rincon... Photo: Dorsey

Joel Parkinson before he sustained his insanely gruesome cut to the bottom of his foot as he prepared for the Billabong Pro J-Bay. Get well soon mate the Tour needs you! Photo: Nelly/SPL

Joel Parkinson before he sustained an insanely gruesome cut to the bottom of his foot as he prepared for the Billabong Pro J-Bay. Get well soon mate the Tour needs you! Photo: Nelly/SPL

Kerby Brown with a little West Oz head dip... Photo: Jones

Kerby Brown with a little West Oz head dip... Photo: Jones

Uncle Gavin Gillette at "The Box" in West Oz...are you sensing a theme here? Lot's of tubes in WA mate... Photo: Jones

Uncle Gavin Gillette at "The Box" in West Oz...are you sensing a theme here? Lot's of tubes in WA mate... Photo: Jones

Dave Rastovich at Bankvaults in the Mentawais...this dude was made for the tube. Photo: Bielmann/SPL

Dave Rastovich at Bankvaults in the Mentawais...this dude was made for the tube and absolutely blew me away this day with his skills. Photo: Bielmann/SPL

Sometimes it's just as fun to watch your bro get tubed as it is yourself. Somewhere in Oz... Photo: Dr. Jones

Sometimes it's just as fun to watch your bro get tubed as it is to get one yourself. Somewhere in Oz... Photo: Dr. Jones

A chocoloate Bali barrel for Dion Atkinson. Photo: Dorsey

A chocolate Bali barrel for Dion Atkinson. Photo: Dorsey

One of the best tube riders in the world, Joel Parkinson near home in New South Wales. Photo: Jones

Hands down one of the best tube riders in the world, Joel Parkinson racks up another one somewhere near home in New South Wales. Photo: Jones

Technically this charging Aussie isn't totally tubed, but we'll forgive him just because those boils are so gnarly... Photo: Jones

Technically this charging Aussie isn't totally tubed, but we'll forgive him just because those boils are so gnarly... Photo: Jones

Puerto Rico's Brian Toth samples the cold water, and big beachbreak barrels, of NorCal. Photo: Nelly/SPL

Puerto Rico's Brian Toth samples the cold water, and big beachbreak barrels, of NorCal. Photo: Nelly/SPL

Luke Stedman livin' the dream in Bali with supermodels, villas, fine dining, and big green barrels. Photo: Dorsey

Luke Stedman livin' the dream in Bali with supermodels, villas, fine dining, and big green barrels. Photo: Dorsey

Ry Craike at his personal barrel-filled playground in West Oz. Photo: Jones

Ry Craike at his personal barrel-filled playground in West Oz. Photo: Jones