He's So Dane-gerous

An appearance in a final has been a long time coming for Dane. Last year—his highly touted rookie season—he was on a roll in France, but come finals day he was heard wondering if he had it in him to make through a full day of heats. He paddled out an promptly got waxed. Well, a year older and bolder, Dane blazed through to the finals of the Hurley Pro on Saturday, and got a healthy boost in the ratings for the effort. (Kenworthy)