Saturday, August 22, 2015
Updated: Sunday, August 23, 2015
Despite the stormy weather in Tahiti, Bruno Santos (BRA) finds a little fun for this latest GoPro Challenge entry. Santos is a wildcard in the Billabong Pro Tahiti and won the event in 2008.
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Recap: Round 1, Heats 1-8; Round 1, Heats 9-12 & Round 2; Round 3, Heats 1-8
Watch: Condensed Heats, Excellent Rides
GoPro Challenge: Tahiti
Bruno Santos is in the right place at the right time for this hollow set wave.
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With another standup barrel, the Billabong Pro trials winner reclaims the lead from Kelly Slater.
After Jeep Leader Matt Wilkinson lost in Round Three, No. 2-ranked John John Florence secured another crucial win.
Bruno Santos earned a 9.00 for a steep drop and tricky tube in Round 4.
Bruno Santos is all smiles after sneaking out of a narrow barrel in his tenth entry into the Tahiti GoPro Challenge.
The Brazilian event wildcard finds a clean barrel on a cloudy day at Teahupo'o.
Views from in front of and behind the wildcard as he drives through the barrel in this Tahiti GoPro Challenge entry.
Bruno Santos sneaks inside the barrel for a quick tube ride in his ninth entry into the Tahiti GoPro Challenge.
Bruno Santos watches as Teahupo'o breaks in his seventh entry into the Tahiti GoPro Challenge.
Wildcard Bruno Santos makes the drop look easy for his fifth GoPro Challenge submission.
Bruno Santos finds yet another serene barrel for his fourth GoPro Challenge Tahiti entry.
Wildcard Bruno Santos tucks into a clear tunnel for his latest GoPro Challenge submission.
Follow wildcard Bruno Santos through the tube for a GoPro Challenge submission.
Bruno Santos tucks into a barrel in Tahiti for his second GoPro Challenge submission.