Amaury Lavernhe

Amaury Lavernhe has won the 2009 Sopelana BBK Pro in the Basque Country, Spain.

The pro bodyboarder from Reunion Island beated Jeff Hubbard in the final.

Lavernhe beated Hubbard with 15.25 points against 12.40.

In the semi-final, Amaury Lavernhe defeated Alex Uranga.

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Jessica Becker 

Brazilian Jessica Becker has won the 2009 Sopelana BBK Pro.

She defeated USA rider Roberta Bitzer in a hard fought final that saw Jessica get off to an early lead. Roberta came back with two srtong rolls to reduce the score to a 6.10 for a win but time was ran out and Jess walked away as Champion.

Jessica showed why she narrowly missed out on a world title last year with a polished display of bodyboarding in front of a massive Sunday afternoon crowd at Sopelana.

Jessica defeated local favourite Eunate Aguirre in the semi whilst Roberta disposed of Catarina Sousa (Portugal) with a late 9.5 in the second semi.

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2009 Sopelana BBK Pro 

Pablo Prieto has the Expression Session held at the 2009 Sopelana BBK Pro, Basque Country, Spain.

The german bodyboarder got $150 after defeating competitors in the harsh shore break of Sopelana.

The conditions were really hard but the bodyboarding show was intense and the crowd in the beach cheered the pros.

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