WATCHJay Moriarity Funeral Footage
Watch video of Jay Moriarity's funeral
service held on June 26, 2001
at Pleasure Point near Santa Cruz,
CA. Towards the end of the video, you can
see hundreds of surfers throwing water
into the air in honor of Jay, which
corresponds to the scene at the end of the
Chasing Mavericks movie.
WATCHChasing Mavericks Trailer
Watch the Chasing Mavericks movie
trailer for the film starring Gerard
Butler and Jonny Weston. The movie tells
the story of legendary big wave surfer Jay
Moriarity and his mentor Rick "Frosty"
Hesson, who teaches him how to surf
Mavericks, a California surfing location
that is home to some of the biggest waves
in the world.
WATCHThe Science Behind Mavericks' Waves
Just off the coast of Northern California,
to the north of Half Moon Bay, a legendary
surf spot known as "Mavericks" generates
some of the biggest waves in the world.
This video explores the science behind
what makes the waves at Mavericks so big.