Make or Break Season 1 is an adrenaline-fueled docuseries that follows the world’s best big wave surfers as they compete in some of the most dangerous and challenging waves on the planet. This season, the surfers will travel to some of the most remote and isolated locations on Earth, including Nazaré, Portugal; Pe’ahi, Hawaii; and Jaws, California. Along the way, they will face everything from giant waves to sharks to extreme weather conditions.
Dive deep into the exhilarating world of professional surfing in “Make or Break Season 1,” a captivating docuseries that grants unprecedented access into the lives and journeys of top surfers on the World Surf League Championship Tour.
Throughout the season, witness the sacrifices and dedication it takes to reach the pinnacle of the sport. Beginning at Oahu’s legendary Pipeline, each episode explores various aspects of the surfing world, from the unstoppable rise of Brazilian surfers to the challenges faced by talented rookies.
Moreover, gain insights into the importance of mental health, illustrated by Filipe Toledo’s struggles and successes. Follow seven-time champion Stephanie Gilmore as she battles for a spot among the top five contenders.
As the season culminates, watch the thrilling world championship finals where the elite top five men and women surfers compete for ultimate glory. With varying runtimes, each episode can be streamed on popular platforms, making it a must-watch for surfing enthusiasts and casual viewers alike.
Make or Break Season 1 episodes:
Make or Break Season 1 Episode 1 (Pipe Dreams) – The Championship Tour kicks off at Oahu’s notorious Pipeline, where the women are ready to make history.
Make or Break Season 1 Episode 2 (The Brazilian Storm) – Gabriel Medina and Italo Ferreira have taken surfing to new levels, establishing Brazilian dominance. But Medina faces a team shake-up.
Make or Break Season 1 Episode 3 (Rookies) – Best friends Morgan Cibilic and Matt McGillivray finally make it to the Championship Tour, but a night on the town leads to injury.
Make or Break Season 1 Episode 4 (Boys to Men) – Kanoa Igarashi, Jack Robinson, and Leonardo Fioravanti-sponsored since they were 11-now have to prove themselves on the biggest stage.
Make or Break Season 1 Episode 5 (Conquering Demons) – After prioritizing his mental health, Filipe Toledo continues to chase a world title with his family by his side.
Make or Break Season 1 Episode 6 (Chasing the Queen) – Seven-time world champion Stephanie Gilmore battles for a top-five spot as she faces up-and-comers in a contest of speed, power, and flow.
Make or Break Season 1 Episode 7 (The Finals) – The top five women and top five men set their sights on the World Championship title.
Production Company: Box to Box Films
Executive Producer: Paul Martin & James Gay-Rees
Series Director: Warren Smith
Series Producer: Darren Lovell, Kate O’Hara
Cast: Kelly Slater, Stephanie Gilmore, Gabriel Medina, Tyler Wright, Italo Ferreira, Tatiana Weston-Webb, Morgan Cibilic, Johanne Defay, Leonardo Fioravanti, Jeremy Flores, John John Florence, Filipe Toledo, Kanoa Igarashi, Matt McGillivray, Isabella Nichols and Jack Robinson