Three months of non stop storms ended abruptly in Les Landes on Thursday.
There are no skimpy bikinis here, just a committed surfer making the most of freezing windwaves.
Soul soothing surf betwixt the storms.
Weak waves on one of the strangest shapes ever conceived.
This left transforms from a whackable wall to a square near-dry barrel, with just a small shift in the tide. California's Parker Coffin found the former to be more to his liking.
Just because Snapper has started it doesn't mean the big wave hunting grounds of the NPAC are done.
Ollie O'Flaherty took a trip to Mexico accompanied by close friends and filmmaker Peter Clyne, returning with tube visions worth treasuring.
This Gold Coaster has clearly made the most of his trip through the Emerald Isle, showcasing the best of this land of heavy slabs and high performance points.
Will Chuck Norris win a 12th title? Mr Thompson decanted some thoughts on the 2014 ASP World Tour.
The stories behind the best shots of the month, from near perfect Panama, to mega-storms in Portugal.