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Surfer Kelly Slater pumps his fist after surviving the white water of this wave in the second heat at the Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau big wave surf contest on the North Shore at Waimea Bay, Hawaii Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2009. He scored a 98 out of a possible 100 points on this wave. (AP Photo/The Orange County Register, Michael Goulding) ** NO SALES; MAGS OUT; LOS ANGELES TIMES OUT ** AP