The Quicksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau big wave surf invitational's holding period ended today (Friday, 2/28) and promise of #giantwaves rolling in this weekend could still bring the wave riders out to Waimea Bay tomorrow.

 

(below) 2009-2010 Quicksilver promo for the Eddie shows why this invitational contest draws thousands to cut school and ditch work! #TheBayCallsTheDay:

 

 

(below) Clip from ESPN's "30 for 30: Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau":

 

 

(below) Official trailer for "Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau":