Stab Magazine | Carlos Muñoz surfs his first world tour event
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Carlos Muñoz surfs his first world tour event

Back in August, Carlos Muñoz won the 2014 Hurley Pro at Lower Trestles video trials and earned a wildcard into the event. Social media contests became a national pledge and no one came close to beating him in any round. And with that he became the first ever Central American surfer to surf in a World Tour […]

cinema // Mar 8, 2016
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Back in August, Carlos Muñoz won the 2014 Hurley Pro at Lower Trestles video trials and earned a wildcard into the event. Social media contests became a national pledge and no one came close to beating him in any round. And with that he became the first ever Central American surfer to surf in a World Tour event. For surfing, it was a testament to the sport’s international growth. For Carlos, it was an honour, a thrill, a challenge, a chance to see where he stands in the grand scheme of things and so much more. And did we mention that as a wildcard, he’d have to surf against the highest seed in the event? You could only imagine the gamut of emotions that Carlos ran through leading up to, during and after the event. But why imagine? Instead, watch this new short called Next Level and ride shotgun with Carlos during the biggest week of his life.

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