- 05 August 2008 | Bodyboarding
The second day of competition was held today with 5 to 6 feet of waves. It was the smallest day since the opening of the window but, one of the most perfect. Standouts where the Australians Mitch Rawllins and Ryan Hardy who both shared the highest scores of the day.
The Brazilian Francirley Ferreira had the 3rd overall score and along with Erisberto Abrantes and Abner Scoppetta are in the main event.
Airam Cabrera from Canary Island, Emiliano Tabaré from Argentina, Darren Halse from England and Dave Winchester from Australia also guaranteed their spot in the next round
The Chileans are doing well with 4 representatives in the main round. The rider from Arica Jorge Lecaros has the local support and will take on Ben Player, Ryan Hardy and Guilherme Tâmega in the 7th heat of the main event.
The competition might be on hold tomorrow (Monday) due to a strong swell that will get to Chile on Wednesday.
The full heat draws and online web cast can be checked on: http://www.beachbyte.com.br/eventos/bbarica08