Kauai’s Koa Smith has been nominated for our Manulele Awards in the “Web Surfer” category. Voting is now officially open for the 2018 Manulele Awards, celebrating Hawai`i’s Top Watermen and Women! Voting closes on January 25. If your favorite surfer was not already nominated, you may write in your top pick during the voting process. Winners will be revealed at the Manulele Awards presentation on February 2nd. * One lucky voter will win two tickets to the Manulele Awards banquet, taking place at Restaurant 604 on February 2nd from 6pm-8pm. Winner selected at random. The prize package includes two seats at the show, dinner, and two tickets to the after party. Mahalo to our presenting sponsors: Restaurant 604, Hawaiian Telcom, Honolulu Buick GMC Cadillac. Supporting sponsors: Pacifico Beer, @Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Tequila Herradura. Media Sponsors: KHON2 News, SNNFreesurf Magazine is Hawai’i’s premiere surf publication, keeping you up-to-date with the latest in beach lifestyle and board sports. Located on the North Shore of Oahu and in conjunction with Billabong Surf TV and Board Stories TV, the magazine is directly connected to the source of the action, as well as the athletes and industry players who set the trends.