Mother nature has topped herself again with humongous waves from around the planet. Each year Billabong gives out 50 Grand to the winners in 4 cats: Best Paddle, Best Tube, Biggest Wave, and Ride of the Year. Be sure to go to the xxl.Billabong.com site to view all the nominees and winners. Local boy Ken Skindog Collins took top honors this year for his monster tube ride at Puerto Escondido. MX.