After two long weeks (and an extra day) of waiting for the right wind conditions in Cape Town, South Africa, 24 riders took to the water earlier this month to compete in one of the world’s most epic big-air competitions, ever. One winner, of course, prevailed in the end. This is the full story of Red Bull King of the Air 2015.

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