The 2x World Champion has started 2017 in the best possible way and now has his goals set for a history-making run.
Carioca faturou o título do Kumul PNG Longboard Championships batendo a havaiana Crystal Walsh em Papua Nova Guiné.
A groundbreaking finals day on the shores of Tupira.
A carioca venceu sua bateria na quinta-feira em Papua Nova Guinea no Kumul PNG World Longboard Championships 2017
With three World Champions in the Quarterfinals, only one claimed a Semifinal berth in Tupira.
The World No. 1 and No. 2 surfers were eliminated during another epic day of competition.
Tupira dishes more of the good stuff during at the Kumul World Longboard Championships.
Round Two of the men's event was contested and with it, the first batch of surfers sent packing their bags in PNG.
The Brazilian claimed his second World Title in China just three months ago and wants a third in 2017.
After allowing for a day of inclement weather and smaller waves to pass, competitors were graced with Tupira perfection.
With the British longboard scene thriving, Joe Hornbuckle joins the cast.
Pristine waves at Tupira, world's best longboarders, and one of the most progressive sustainable surf tourism models in the world.
Excitement mounts to build multi-event longboard tour beginning with PNG