The two-time event winner has ample reason to be fired up for this year's trip to Tavarua.
Gabriel Medina of Brazil finishes equal 9th in the Oi Rio Pro after placing second to trials winner Yago Dora (BRA) in Heat 2 of Round Five
Yago Dora of Brazil continious his rampage of taking down World Champions Gabriel Medina (BRA) and Mick Fanning (AUS) at Saquarema, Rio de
Don't miss Mick Fanning and Gabriel Medina battle for a chance in the Final of the Hurley Pro in the Semifinal 2 wave-to-wave cutdown.
An interference was called in QF4. Get the story behind the decision.
Don't miss goofyfooters Nat Young and Gabriel Medina clash in the final Quarterfinal wave-to-wave heat cutdown.
The 20-year-old Brazilian wildcard becomes the first breakout star of 2017 at the Oi Rio Pro.
Heat recap: Medina vs Dora
Yago Dora vs. Gabriel Medina