The Brazilian won every heat en route to his first-ever Qualifying Series victory amidst a stacked field of competitors.
An incredible event came to an end with Hizunome Bettero taking top honors.
Some of the QS's top names debuted at Huntington Beach and showcased their dominance throughout the day.
Huntington fired on all cylinders for the Jack's Surfboards Pro QS1,500.
A great day of action kicked off the inaugural Jack's Surfboards Pro QS1,500 in powerful conditions at Huntington Beach.
Pacific Ocean delivers at Huntington Beach
The list of elite surfers prepping for a weekend in Huntington Beach is extensive -- but they'll have their work cut out for them.
The Jack's Surfboard's Pro QS1,500 is drawing some big names toward surfing's arena.
Jack's celebrates 60 years of business with Jack's Pro QS1,500 March 31 - April 2 and will include a live webcast.