The last Eddie ran seven years ago when the Bay roared to life in 2009. At that contest, Ramón Navarro surfed some of the biggest waves of the day and earned a 5th place finish among the best big-wave surfers in the world. If that wasn’t enough of a career highlight, he was also
Eddie Aikau's legacy is a timeless journey that transcends the sport of surfing. Today, he is a cultural-icon and Hawaiian Hero. In honor of this year's Quicksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau, Nicollete Smith celebrated the brave waterman's legacy in a piece published by Planet Save.