Monday, November 11, 2013

CURRENT EVENTS: October News Recap

CURRENT EVENTS: October News Recap

IN THIS EDITION: Dave Hubbard Wins DKWT Title, Isabela Sousa Wins WWT Title, Results from CBRASB Brazilian National Tour, Encanto Pro Puerto Rico Results, Bodyboard Pro Festival Venezuela Results.

DAVE HUBBARD WINS 2013 DROP KNEE WORLD TOUR TITLE


  HAWAII- Dave Hubbard has won the 2013 IBA Drop Knee World Tour. "Dubb" dominated this year's tour with four event victories (Peru, Portugal, Venezuela, and Puerto Rico). Dave is now a 5x DK World Champion.  Here are the final rankings for the 2013 DKWT:


For more information, please be sure to visit: www.ibaworldtour.com


ISABELA SOUSA WINS 2013 WOMEN'S WORLD TOUR TITLE


  BRAZIL-  Isabela Sousa has won the 2013 IBA Women's World Tour title.  Isabela scored three tour victories this year (Pipeline, Portugal, Venezuela) on her way to claiming her second consecutive world title, and her third world title in four years (she finished 2nd on the WWT in 2011).  Here are the final rankings for the 2013 WWT:



For more information, please be sure to visit: www.ibaworldtour.com


CBRASB BRAZILIAN NATIONAL TOUR RESULTS


EVENT #1: Farol de Sao Thome (Campos, Rio de Janeiro)
October 11th-13th


MEN'S PRO:
1st- Lucas Nogueira
2nd- Valdomiro Mirinho
=3rd- Israel Salas
=3rd- Bruno Araujo


WOMEN'S PRO:
1st- Jessica Becker
2nd- Juliana Freitas
=3rd- Maria Helena Tostes
=3rd- Patricia Setubal

Day One Highlights on Vimeo

EVENT #2: Praia da Tiririca (Itacare, Bahia)
October 23rd-26th


MEN'S PRO:
1st- Israel Salas
2nd- Luis Villar
=3rd- Israel Eduardo
=3rd- Ronieres Viana


WOMEN'S PRO:
1st- Kirtys Montenegro
2nd- Jessica Becker
=3rd- Juliana Freitas
=3rd- Maria Helena Tostes

For more information, please be sure to visit:

Official website: http://cbrasb.com.br/

CBRASB on Facebook


LOCAL RAFAEL RIVERA WINS ENCANTO PRO PUERTO RICO GQS


  JOBOS BEACH, PUERTO RICO (OCT. 23RD-27TH)-  Local Rafael "Rafa" Rivera became the first Puerto Rican to claim victory in the Men's Division of the Encanto Pro with his win over Moroccan Adnane Benslimane to score his first ever IBA GQS win.

MEN'S GQS RESULTS:
1st- Rafael Rivera (Puerto Rico)
2nd- Adnane Benslimane (Morocco)
=3rd- Guilherme Tamega (Brasil)
=3rd- Uri Valadao (Brasil)


  In the WWT portion of the event, it was an all-Japanese final with Minami Hatakeyama taking the win.

WWT RESULTS:
1st- Minami Hatakeyama (Japan)
2nd- Ayaka Suzuki (Japan)
=3rd- Emma Cobb (Australia)
=3rd- Neymara Carvalho (Brasil)


  In the DK final, Dave Hubbard (Hawaii) capped off a stellar championship year by defeating 2012 DK World Champion Sacha Specker (South Africa).

DK RESULTS:
1st- Dave Hubbard (Hawaii)
2nd- Sacha Specker (South Africa)
=3rd- Miles Kauhaahaa (Hawaii)
=3rd- Micah McMullin (Hawaii)


Final Day Video Highlights:

Official Press Release:
http://ibaworldtour.com/2013/10/rivera-wins-encanto-pro/

For more information, please be sure to visit:
http://www.encantopropr.com/

www.ibaworldtour.com

Encanto World Series on Facebook


BODYBOARD PRO FESTIVAL FINAL RESULTS


  ISLA DE MARGARITA, VENEZUELA (OCT. 7TH-12TH)-  Venezuelan Sergio Alonzo took the win in the Men's GQS, while Dave Hubbard (Hawaii) won in the DK division and Isabela Sousa won the Women's division along with the first ever Women's DK division.

For more information, please be sure to visit:
http://www.bodyboardprofestival.com/

www.ibaworldtour.com

Bodyboard Pro Festival on Facebook

  That's all for now.  Until the next time, I'm Steve "Action" Jackson.  I'll see you out in the water...YEEEWWW!!!

No comments:

Post a Comment