Paulo Barcellos 

Paulo Barcellos has won the 2008 Pipeline Pro Bodyboarding, the first stage of the World Championship Bodyboarding. The Brazilian defeated Jeff Hubbard (HAW), Uri Valadao (BRZ) and Hugo Pinheiro (POR) in the finals.

The event had a $15.000 prize money. The IBA World Tour is now heading to Santa Catarina, in Brazil.

Source: IBA World Tour