California's positive vibe warrior is making his return to the Championship Tour after surviving a serious QS grind.
The seven members of the Championship Tour's new crew are all bringing something unique to the table.
Sebastian Zietz vs. Yago Dora vs. Michael Rodrigues vs. Vasco Ribeiro
Michael Rodrigues of Brazil is eliminated after placing fourth in round three heat 11 of the 2017 WSL Vans World Cup at Sunset Beach, Oahu
Championship Tour hopefuls had to handle top seeds and the heavy stuff at Sunset Beach on Thursday.
Michael Rodrigues vs. Ian Crane vs. Aritz Aranburu vs. Kaimana Jaquias
Michael Rodrigues of Brazil advances in first to round three from round two heat 11 of the Vans World Cup of Surfing 2017 at Sunset Beach
Joshua Moniz vs. Maxime Huscenot vs. Willian Cardoso vs. Michael Rodrigues