Sam Bennet: chasing the GSS boys

Sam Bennet has conquered the Peruvian Inka Challenge 2011, a 6-star GQS bodyboarding event. The young Australian rider defeated the Brazilian Lucas Nogueira in the final heat.

Bennet conquers the biggest win of his career and is in great position to qualify for next year's Grand Slam Series. It a hard fought final with Bennet taking 12.50 points against Nogueira's 11.10 points.

Sam walked away with UDS$5,000 and 2000 GQS points. Australian Ben Player also achieved a good result in the event, with an equal third, helping him to finish below the 16th place, in the GSS Tour this year.

In the Drop-Knee final, Damian King (13.00 points) beat Jeff Hubbard (10.55 points) and took the title to Australia. Current world champion, Cesar Bauer, failed to fire on home soil and was bundled out of the quarters. King now leads the DKWT ratings.

The crew is packing up and will be heading to Arica, in Chile, for the third round of the Grand Slam events. The Arica Chilean Challenge kicks off on 20th May.

It's almost finals' day at Playa Llacolén. The 2018 Antofagasta Bodyboard Festival (ABF) continues in La Cupula, one of the finest boogie waves in Chile.

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Nic Rapa and Sean Silveira have taken out the second event of the 2018 Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour (PWT), held at Lake Allatoona's Dallas Landing Park, in Acworth, Georgia.

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