Greg Long Wins Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau

Greg Long stands with his shaper Chris Christenson after his final heat. Photo: Glaser

Greg Long stands with his shaper Chris Christenson after his final heat. Photo: Glaser

San Clemente, California native Greg Long surmounted a miraculous come-from-behind victory to defeat fellow finalists Kelly Slater, Sunny Garcia, Bruce Irons, and Ramon Navarro to win the 2009 Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau at Waimea Bay

Ramon Navarro claimed the Monster Big Drop Award.

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