Luca Padua, 16, travels to Nazaré for the first time among friends and mentors.
After a warm up session Thursday, watching the competition Friday, and a weekend full of studying from the cliff, Luca catches the biggest wave of his life.
Nic Von Rupp
Lucas "Chumbo" Chianca
Grant "Twiggy" Baker & more
Many thanks to the Nazaré community, friends and family.