Watch all the action from this year's events at the Papara Pro Open Tahiti that included four events, three event winners.
It marked a special for Puhetini as he went back-to-back at the Papara Pro Open Tahiti QS 1,000.
The Papara Pro Open Tahiti QS 1,000's long-awaited start was worth the wait and native Tahitians represented for their home island.
The Air Tahiti Rangiroa Pro and Papara Pro Open Tahiti are back starting next week in some of the world's most beautiful locations.
The Papara Pro Open Tahiti includes four events in one with a men and women's QS, as well as a dual Pro Junior to finish off the Tahiti leg.
Taumata Puhetini and Gabriela Bryan were victorious Thursday at the Papara Pro Open and Vahine Tahiti QS 1,000.
Kauai's Gabriela Bryan earns the event's first perfect 10 as the Papara Pro Open Tahiti QS 1,000 receives some proper swell.
The field narrowed in the peaky beach break at Papara.