SB Boardriders/Waterman’s Hermosa Beach contest brings out best in surfers and photographers

Alex Fry celebrates emerging from a long, stand up barrel at the SB Boardriders/Waterman’s surf contest at the Hermosa Pier on Sunday. Photo by
Steve Gaffney

Big, fast waves and clean conditions brought out the best in local surfers at the South Bay Boardriders/Waterman’s contest at the Hermosa Beach Pier on Sunday, March 24.

Photographers Steve Gaffney and Brad Jacobson (see accompanying photo gallery) showed just how good it was.