Forecasts show a huge swell arriving Wednesday night and peaking Thursday morning, just in time for the organisers to make the call.
Right now, the 24 Titan invitees will be dropping everything and making their way across the globe to be at Half Moon Bay on Friday morning.
We are pleased to be able to tell you that all the action from the Eddie will be streamed live through three different outlets, so there is no excuse to miss a single piece of the action.
The alert signals the need to get ready for the Eddie as the event will definitely run on Wednesday 10th of February
There are 28 invitees to the event and these include Albee Layer, Jamie O’Brien, John John Florence, Kelly Slater, Garrett McNamara and Bruce Irons.
The stringent conditions surrounding the Eddie and the requirements of a swell with 40 foot faces are what makes the event so special
The waiting period for this seasons Eddie contest opened on the 1st of December
It would be of great surprise if anyone in the world of Surfing hadn’t heard of Eddie Aikau, but for the uninitiated out there, Eddie was a well-known and well-loved lifeguard and surfer from Hawaii, who is credited with saving a great many lives.