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Kelly Slater

Photograph By Andrew Chisholm

Shipstern occasionally beckons to big-name surf stars. There's nobody bigger than Kelly Slater, and he finds the wave one of the most challenging ever. On a quick-strike mission to score this swell, the 11-time world champ unexpectedly showed up in the morning and got busy, much to the delight of local photographers.