With small-scale surf and a huge crowd, Johanne Defay took the elite win and Hiroto Ohhara made QS history.
The upstart event champ clinched his win with a 9.17 in the final minutes of the Final.
Johanne Defay wins a CT for the first time and Hiroto Ohhara makes history at the 2015 Vans US Open of Surfing.
Tanner Hendrickson hacked apart a left through the Huntington Beach Pier for a 9.33 in Round 3.
Top QS athletes battle it out in Round 3 with power and progression.