Results for Jordy Smith
Jordy Smith (ZAF), 25, has won the Billabong Rio Pro in a hard-fought final over national favorite Adriano de Souza (BRA), 26, by a score of 17.80 to 16.34 in clean two-to-four foot (1 metre) waves at Barra Da Tijuca.
Bending Colours takes a distorted look at professional surfer Jordy Smith, changing the audience’s perspective on what form a surfing film can take. From an average school kid in South Africa to the professional world title threat he is today, this film tells the story of surfing prodigy, Jordy Smith.
The Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay 2012 is just around the corner, and the town of Jeffreys Bay is preparing to welcome all the competing surfers. This year the contest is an ASP 6-Star event, opening up the tournament to a wealth of local South African talent, along with the top ranked World Championship Tour surfers who have entered. There are so many surfers out there who have chosen to travel to South Africa and surf J-Bay regardless of the contest status, and the event organizers are expecting the full 144 entries into this prestigious event.
In expectation of the swell that would still be lingering around today many trekked out to Canggu early this morning. Including Indonesian professional surfers on the trail of an air for the cover shot of a local magazine and even international pro such as Luke Steds and Jordy Smith.