Jaws (Peahi) North Shore Maui Big Swell January 2014

Ian Walsh is towing at Jaws, Jaws January 22 2014, Jaws Paddle Movement, Jim Caldwell Redondo Beach, Peihe

Jaws January 2014, Ian Walsh ride huge Jaws, Huge Jaws Peihi swell, Ademir Da Silva

When the guy who’s at the forefront of bring the paddle back to Jaws is on a tow-line, Peahi has to be huge. The monster swells pumping huge surf to the entire north facing surf spots hits the Islands of Hawaii during the January 20 week of 2014.  Here Ian Walsh is riding monsters at Jaws.

Jamie O’Brien and Kalani Chapman rode 7 foot boards Jaws January 2014, Monster Swell hits Jaws Peahi January 2014

Shaun Walsh threaded monster tubes at Jaws January 20 2014, Shaun Walsh Jaws, Jim Caldwell Redondo Beach

Top two photos are from January 17, 2014 at Jaws.  That Friday opened up the season with the amazing potential of Jaws delivered.  Jamie O’Brien and Kalani Chapman captured above.

About jw60sea

Jim Caldwell has over 26 years of experience in the public safety sector in occupations ranging from professional ski patrol, and ocean lifeguard to firefighter. Jim has worked for the Redondo Beach Fire Department for the last 22 years holding successively higher positions of responsibility. For the last six years, Jim has held the rank of Engineer with responsibility for driving and operating the Department’s Engines and Tillered Aerial Ladder Truck. Throughout his career, he has shown a dedication not only to public safety but also community service.
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