They revolve their 52 weeks around the biggest swells in the world and when you hear from them just before a big swell is about to push through, it's impossible not to get caught up in it all.

Carlos Burle, Chris Bertish and Grant Washburn have been little and big parts of what we've done over the years, they were all invitees of The 2013 Maverick's invitational, and we were riding their coat tails.

Apparently the energy coming off Half Moon Bay was electric, Peter Mel took the win and all the boys caught some beautiful waves.

Viet Mac put this little short together, we dug it, all shot on a handheld, red scarlet.

Mavericks Invitational 2013 from Viet Mac on Vimeo.

Cover Image: Marcio Jose Sanchez