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July 2012

  • J-Bay: Brazilian Surf Star Andriano De Souza Steals South African Thunder With Billabong Pro Victory

    Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay 2012

    Posted over 1 year ago by Andrew De Lara

    South Africans have been faring well at their ‘home break’ the past couple years at Billabong Pro J-Bay. But this year, a full on International free-for-all unfolded. It was Oakley’s Brazilian Bomber, Adriano Souza, however – who’d top the talent stacked field with an impressive 16.00 Final Heat score over Frenchman Joan Duru. Riding a set right over the rocks – snapping one of his fins out – our ASP World No. 4 pocketed US $25,000 for his triumph over a list of riders through the final four rounds that represented Brazil, Australia, Spain, Hawaii, California, France, South Africa and Portugal.