Seven events. Seven winners. And then there's Gabe Medina. The Championship Tour race has not been this wide open since 1992.
When it comes to the rules of engagement, Medina's a warrior of old order, and most of the time it serves him well.
The Billabong Pro Tahiti prizegiving crowning Julian Wilson of Australia the 2017 CHAMPION and Gabriel Medina of Brazil the runner-up at
Wildcards Brett Simpson and Tanner Gudauskas eliminated frontrunners John John Florence and Gabriel Medina in back-to-back heats.
Gabriel Medina vs. Tanner Gudauskas
Gabriel Medina was called for a non-priority interference in Heat 4 against Alex Ribeiro.
Gabriel Medina vs. Kolohe Andino
Owen Wright vs. Gabriel Medina
Connor O'Leary vs. Gabriel Medina