Billabong Pipeline Masters In Memory Of Andy Irons: Day 2 Photos And Video

10X ASP World Champion Kelly Slater en route to a victory over event wildcard John Florence. Photo: Checkwood
10X ASP World Champion Kelly Slater en route to a victory over event wildcard John Florence. Photo: Checkwood
John Florence with a man-sized hack during his heat against Kelly Slater. Florence lost but put up a valiant effort against King Kelly. Photo: Checkwood
John Florence with a man-sized hack during his heat against Kelly Slater. Florence lost but put up a valiant effort against King Kelly. Photo: Checkwood
Once Kelly gets revved up at Backdoor, it's pretty much game over for the rest of the field. Photo: Checkwood
Once Kelly gets revved up at Backdoor, it's pretty much game over for the rest of the field. Photo: Checkwood
2009 Pipe Masters winner Taj Burrow with an early morning Backdoor drainer. Taj ended up losing later in the day to Jeremy Flores despite some great surfing. Photo: Checkwood
2009 Pipe Masters winner Taj Burrow with an early morning Backdoor drainer. Taj ended up losing later in the day to Jeremy Flores despite some great surfing. Photo: Checkwood
CJ Hobgood's backside no grab tube ride wasn't enough to get past Jeremy Flores. Photo: Checkwood
CJ Hobgood's backside no grab tube ride wasn't enough to get past Jeremy Flores. Photo: Checkwood
Just a few days ago I was talking to Dusty Payne in the water and he said he had no shortboards in his quiver. He was grabbing any 6'0" or 5'9" he could get his hands on. It looks like he found a keeper... Photo: Checkwood
Just a few days ago I was talking to Dusty Payne in the water and he said he had no shortboards in his quiver. He was grabbing any 6'0" or 5'11" he could get his hands on. It looks like he found a keeper... Photo: Checkwood
Go ahead and claim that one Dusty! Photo: Checkwood
Go ahead and claim that one Dusty! Photo: Checkwood
Dusty Payne rejoices moments after his amazing come from behind victory over Mick Fanning that salvaged his spot on the 2011 ASP World Tour. Photo: Checkwood
Dusty Payne rejoices moments after his amazing come from behind victory over Mick Fanning that salvaged his spot on the 2011 ASP World Tour. Photo: Checkwood
CJ Hobgood was as blown away as anyone by Dusty's last minute comeback... Photo: Checkwood
CJ Hobgood was as blown away as anyone by Dusty's last minute comeback... Photo: Checkwood

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