The list of nominees that made it to this year’s Best Maneuver award in SurferMag’s Surfer Awards 2016 represent unique and radical moves.
The ones that made the cut are Chippa Wilson’s skate-inspired big spin, John Florence’s or Kai Barger’s full-speed hucks with inverted rotations Albee Layer’s breakthrough maneuver, and a shorebreak Rodeo from Mason Ho.
Here’s the footage compilation of the best maneuvers:
Albee Layer (Backside 540 at 3:15):
Chippa Wilson (Frontside Big Spin at 1:09):
John John Florence (Inverted Frontside 360 at 5:29):
Kai Barger (Inverted Frontside 360 Double-Grab at 3:31):
Mason Ho (Rodeo at 3:42):
The prestigious awarding event for surfing is set to run on December 6, 2016.