Tuesday, October 7, 2014

2014 APB World Tour Recap

2014 APB World Tour Recap

EVENT #1:  THE PIPE CHALLENGE
Location: North Shore, Oahu, Hawaii
Dates: February 18th-28th


RESULTS:

2014 Men's Pipeline Champion Ben Player.
MEN'S
1. Ben Player (Australia)
2. Uri Valadao (Brasil)
3. Spencer Skipper (Hawaii)
4. Jared Houston (South Africa)


2014 Women's Pipeline Champion Lilly Pollard.
WOMEN'S
1. Lilly Pollard (Australia)
2. Alexandra Rinder (Canary Islands)
3. Jessica Becker (Brasil)
4. Emma Cobb (Australia)


2014 Pipeline DK Champion Dave Hubbard celebrating his win!
DROP KNEE
1. Dave Hubbard (Hawaii)
2. Josh Trotter (Hawaii)
3. Edgardo Gomez (Puerto Rico)
4. Cole Hansen (Hawaii)


2014 Pipeline Pro Jr. finalists.
PRO JUNIOR
1. Tanner McDaniel (Hawaii)
2. Noa Auweloa (Hawaii)
3. Kawika Kamai (Hawaii)
4. Alex Castillo


EVENT #2: THE ITACOATIARA PRO
Location: Itacoatiara, Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Dates: July 25th- August 3rd


RESULTS:

Jerry captures his first career world tour victory!
MEN'S
1. Jared Houston (South Africa)
2. Pierre Louis Costes (France)
=3. Sergio Luiz (Brasil)
=3. Amaury Lavernhe (Reunion Island)

VIDEO HIGLIGHTS:



EVENT #3: THE ARICA CHILEAN CHALLENGE
Location: El Gringo, Ex-Isla Alacran, Arica, Chile
Dates: August 15th-24th


RESULTS:

Amaury Lavernhe claims the win at the 2014 Arica Chilean Challenge.
MEN'S
1. Amaury Lavernhe (Reunion Island)
2. Pierre Louis Costes (France)
=3. Guilherme Tamega (Brasil)
=3. Alex Uranga (Basque)

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS:



EVENT #5: ANTOFAGASTA BODYBOARD FESTIVAL
Location: La Cupula, Antofagasta, Chile
Dates: August 26th-31st


RESULTS:

Uri Valadao and Alexandra Rinder take top honors at ABF 2014!
MEN'S
1. Uri Valadao (Brasil)
2. Israel Salas (Brasil)
=3. Eder Luciano (Brasil)
=3. Brahim Iddouch (Morocco)

WOMEN'S
1. Alexandra Rinder (Canary Islands)
2. Sari Ohhara (Japan)
=3. Soraia Rocha (Brasil)
=3. Isabela Sousa (Brasil)

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS:



EVENT #5: THE SINTRA PORTUGAL PRO
Location: Praia Grande, Sintra, Portugal
Dates: September 23rd-28th


RESULTS:

MEN'S
1. Dave Hubbard (Hawaii)
2. Amaury Lavernhe (Reunion Island)
=3. Joao Barciela (Portugal)
=3. Lucas Mogueira (Brasil)

WOMEN'S
1. Isabela Sousa (Brasil)
2. Jessica Becker (Brasil)
=3. Ayaka Suzuki (Japan)
=3. Mayumi Tone (Japan)

DROP KNEE
1. Amaury Lavernhe (Reunion Isnad)
2. Angelo Freda (Venezuela)
=3. Jeff Hubbard (Hawaii)
=3. Michel Copetta (Chile)

PRO JUNIOR
1. Tristan Roberts (South Africa)
2. Miguel Adao (Portugal)
=3. Alfonso Alexandre (Portugal)
=3. Guilherme Guerra (Portugal)

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS:

Sintra Pro 2014- Highlights Day 6

2014 APB WORLD CHAMPIONS:

(Left to Right) Tristan Roberts, Amaury Lavernhe, Dave Hubbard, and Alexandra Rinder.
2014 APB Men's World Champion: Amaury Lavernhe (Reunion Island)

2014 APB Women's World Champion: Alexandra Rinder (Canary Islands)

2014 APB DK World Champion: Dave Hubbard (Hawaii)

2014 APB Pro Junior World Champion: Tristan Roberts (South Africa)


MEN'S TOP 16

With his 2014 world title, Amaury Lavernhe is now a 2x World Champion.
1. Amaury Lavernhe (Reunion Island)
2. Pierre Louis Costes (France)
3. Uri Valadao (Brasil)
4. Jared Houston (South Africa)
5. Alex Uranga (Basque)
6. Israel Salas (Brasil)
7. Lucas Nogueira (Brasil)
8. Mike Stewart (Hawaii)
9. Magno Passos (Brasil)
10. Eder Luciano (Brasil)
11. Ben Player (Australia)
12. Jacob Romero (Hawaii)
13. Roberto Bruno (Brasil)
14. Alan Munoz (Chile)
15. Sergio Luiz (Brasil)
16. Diego Cabrera (Canary Islands)

WOMEN'S TOP 10

Alexandra Rinder won the Women's World Title at 16 years old to become the youngest world champion in bodyboarding history!
1. Alexandra Rinder (Canary Islands)
2. Jessica Becker (Brasil)
3. Isabela Sousa (Brasil)
4. Sari Ohhara (Japan)
5. Minami Hatekayama (Japan)
6. Maylla Venturin (Brasil)
7. Ayaka Suzuki (Japan)
8. Lilly Pollard (Australia)
9. Lumar Guittard (Venezuela)
10. Andrea Carvalho Dias (Brasil)

DROP KNEE TOP 10

In winning the 2014 DKWT title, Dave Hubbard is now 6x DK World Champion!
1. Dave Hubbard (Hawaii)
2. Edgardo Gomez (Puerto Rico)
3. Michel Copetta (Chile)
4. Cesar Bauer (Peru)
5. Renato Arellano (Chile)
6. Panch Galdos (Peru)
7. Amaury Lavernhe (Reunion Island)
8. Josh Trotter (Hawaii)
9. Sebastian Lacombe (France)
10. Angelo Freda (Venezuela)

2014 APB ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: Tanner McDaniel (Hawaii)

15 year old Hawaiian Supergrom Tanner McDaniel finished 22nd on the 2014 APB world tour and earned the 2014 Rookie of the Year award!

For more information about the APB World Tour and its events, please be sure to visit the following links:

Official APB Tour website

APB Tour on Facebook

Official Itacoatiara Pro website

Itacoatiara Pro on Facebook

Arica Chilean Challenge on Facebook

Official Antofagasta Bodyboard Festival website

Antofagasta Bodyboard Festival on Facebook

Official Sintra Portugal Pro website

Sintra Portugal Pro on Facebook


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