Going into that heat Ibelli had a 2-1 record over Florence, which he soon extended to three. Given that the Brazilian has been on Tour for just over 12 months, it is an incredible record to have against the world’s top-ranked surfer.
South Africa’s Jordy Smith has just won the 2017 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, the longest running competitive surfing event in the world.
Caio Ibelli (BRA) has taken out the ASP 4-Star rated Hainan Classic at Riyue Bay, Hainan Island, China over Mitch Crews (AUS). The surfers battled in two foot (1 meter) long left-handers, but in the end it was Ibelli who pocketed 1000 ASP World Tour ranking’s points, as well as US$15,000 prize-money and his first ASP World Tour victory.
BURLEIGH HEADS, Queensland/Australia (Saturday, 28 January, 2012) – Caio Ibelli (BRA) has claimed the Men’s ASP World Junior Title at the Billabong World Junior Championships today.
The day did not start in the best way: a headache due to a hangover trailing the night before in the face of the promise I’d made Caio Ibelli that I would shoot video of him at 6am. When I finally made it to the beach by 9am, a little late, I was confronted with […]