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Watch: Another Young Talent Springs Out Of Florianópolis

Wallace Vasco bleeds undeniable shades of Yago Dora.

Words by Jack Mutschler

Leandro Dora sits in the heart of the Florianópolis surf community.

Aside from being the father of CT standout Yago Dora, he’s also a former pro surfer and highly respected surf coach. The benefits of Leandro’s surf academy, Aprimore Surf, can be seen clearly in the latest film from a young Floripa local named Wallace Vasco, directed by Mateus Prior.

Wallace was neighbors of the Dora family for a long time, which, as you can imagine, is a solid perk for an aspiring young surfer. Vasco views Yago as a role model, and his surfing is starting to reflect that belief.

The rotations are full, the carves are sturdy, and the tubes are deep-seated. Plus, anyone with a surprise twin fin section is a surfer after my own heart.

Watch ‘A Cosmic Journey’ here

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