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
Gabriel Medina vs. Torrey Meister vs. Ethan Ewing vs. Jeremy Flores
Samsung Galaxy Championship Tour vet Jadson Andre and Aussie upstart Ethan Ewing break through critical Round Three heats.
Gabriel Medina vs. Nathan Florence vs. O'Neill Massin vs. Bino Lopes
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