South Africa’s Chris Bertish Wins The Mavericks Surf Contest

2010 Mavericks Surf Contest Champion Chris Bertish from South Africa. Photo: jackenglish.com
2010 Mavericks Surf Contest Champion Chris Bertish from South Africa. Photo: jackenglish.com
Dave Wassel won the "Jay Moriarity Award" which is given to the surfer who bet exemplifies the spirit of the late Mavericks charger. Photo: jackenglish.com
Dave Wassel won the "Jay Moriarity Award" which is given to the surfer who bet exemplifies the spirit of the late Mavericks charger. Photo: jackenglish.com
Peter Mel gets ready to paddle while fellow contestant Nathan Fletcher susses out the scene from atop the boat. Photo: jackenglish.com
Peter Mel gets ready to paddle while fellow contestant Nathan Fletcher susses out the scene from atop the boat. Photo: jackenglish.com
After this big roll in that looks suitable to tow-in to, Anthony Tashnik won the "Gnarliest Drop Award" for an even bigger and sketchier drop. Photo: jackenglish.com
After this big roll in that looks suitable to tow-in to, Anthony Tashnik won the "Gnarliest Drop Award" for an even bigger and sketchier drop. Photo: jackenglish.com
The calm in between the storm... Photo: jackenglish.com
The calm in between the storm... Photo: jackenglish.com
South Africa's Grant "Twiggy" Baker. Photo: jackenglish.com
South Africa's Grant "Twiggy" Baker. Photo: jackenglish.com
We're not sure why they call Grant Baker "Twiggy". But if it's anything in the realm of  Jay "Bottle" Thompson then he may not be too stoked on the nickname... Photo: jackenglish.com
We're not sure why they call Grant Baker "Twiggy". But if it's anything in the realm of Jay "Bottle" Thompson then he may not be too stoked on the nickname... Photo: jackenglish.com
No takers on this beast... Photo: jackenglish.com
No takers on this beast... Photo: jackenglish.com
Sporting his preferred rehab center sticker, Flea gets ready to rip nice and sober. Photo: jackenglish.com
Sporting his preferred rehab center sticker, Flea gets ready to rip nice and sober. Photo: jackenglish.com
Darryl "Flea" Virostko. Photo: jackenglish.com
Darryl "Flea" Virostko. Photo: jackenglish.com

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