Gabriel Medina, gone with the wind in Margaret River, WA
Gabriel Medina is on a roll, of wild proportions. He won the Quiksilver Pro, Gold Coast over Joel Parkinson. And then, as current world number one, he went to WA for the Margaret River Pro. In round one he beat John John Florence and Kolohe Andino, going big into the wind on the rights. Then, yesterday, he […]
Gabriel Medina is on a roll, of wild proportions. He won the Quiksilver Pro, Gold Coast over Joel Parkinson. And then, as current world number one, he went to WA for the Margaret River Pro. In round one he beat John John Florence and Kolohe Andino, going big into the wind on the rights. Then, yesterday, he did the exact same against John John, again, clocking a 16.44 combined total with a well-surfed 7.67 and a #combo 8.77. The air pictured here wasn’t a land, but it was rotated beyond a 360 rotation into the wind and was quite thrilling.
His next heat, a no-losers round, is against Miguel Pupo and other unstoppable WA threat Yadin Nicol. Expect fireworks.
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