[UPDATED: Event Called Off] 'Eddie Would Go': With Monster Swell Scheduled to Hit, Big-Wave Surfing Event May Run Today

Sharing a Waimea Bay monster.
Sharing a Waimea Bay monster.

Original Post, 9:51 a.m.: ​"The Eddie," as it's commonly known in surfing circles, may be going live today. The saying has long been that "the bay will call the day," and with 30- to 40-foot faces anticipated to be crashing through Waimea Bay on the North Shore of Oahu, today may be that day.

Greg Long, furthering his reputation as a big-wave badass.
Greg Long, furthering his reputation as a big-wave badass.
Sometimes things go wrong, like on this air-drop for Kohl Christensen.
Sometimes things go wrong, like on this air-drop for Kohl Christensen.


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