ARPOADOR, Rio de Janeiro / Brazil (Tuesday, October 25, 2011) – The Arnette World Pro Junior is LIVE for the second consecutive day at the lefthand pointbreak of Arpoador in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in clean one-to-three foot waves and today’s proceedings are scheduled to complete Round 2 of men’s competition and potentially move through to Round 1 of women’s action.
Stop No. 2 of 3 on the ASP World Junior Tour, the inaugural Arnette World Pro Junior will play a vital role in deciding the 2011 ASP World Junior Champion.
Yesterday’s competition saw several Brazilian upstarts donate impressive performances to advance directly through to Round 3 over many of the event’s top seeds.
The Arnette ASP World Pro Junior holds a waiting period from October 24 through November 2, 2011 and is webcast LIVE via http://www.brasilopenofsurfing.com.br
ARNETTE WORLD JUNIOR MEN’S ROUND 2 MATCH-UPS:
Heat 5: Caio Ibelli (BRA) vs. Gustavo Machado (BRA)
Heat 6: Peterson Crisanto (BRA) vs. William Ilotti (FRA)
Heat 7: Medi Verminardi (REU) vs. Slade Prestwhich (ZAF)
Heat 8: Santiago Muniz (ARG) vs. Kan Watanabe (JPN)
Heat 9: Sidney Guimaraes (BRA) vs. Dylan Lightfoot (ZAF)
Heat 10: Dylan Goodale (HAW) vs. Luan Carvalho (BRA)
Heat 11: Thiago Guimaraes (BRA) vs. Hiroto Arai (JPN)
Heat 12: Vasco Ribeiro (PRT) vs. Dane Zaun (USA)
Heat 13: Joao Abreu (BRA) vs. Arashi Kato (JPN)
Heat 14: Thomas Woods (AUS) vs. Chase Wilson (USA)
Heat 15: Dean Bowen (AUS) vs. Evan Thompson (USA)
Heat 16: Kaito Ohashi (JPN) vs. Caue Wood (BRA)
UPCOMING ARNETTE WORLD JUNIOR WOMEN’S ROUND 1 HEATS:
Heat 1: Faye Zoetmulder (ZAF), Leila Hurst (HAW), Carol Fernandez (BRA)
Heat 2: Nao Omura (JPN), Gabriela Leite (BRA), Alana Pacelli (BRA)
Heat 3: Dimity Stoyle (AUS), Monik Santos (BRA), tba
Heat 4: Joanne Defay (FRA), Heidi Palmboom (ZAF), tba
Heat 5: Phillipa Anderson (AUS), Juliana Meneghel (BRA), tba
Heat 6: Maud Le Car (FRA), Quincy Davis (USA), Natali Paola Peixoto (BRA)