I lost to Seabass in the last 20 seconds at Margarets, and it’s really frustrating when you’re winning the whole heat and the other guy gets a wave and then they get the score at the countdown.
After winning the ‘QS in 2015 and then following that up by winning Rookie Of The Year honors on Tour in 2016, Caio Ibelli has already accomplished his 2017 goal by making his first ‘CT final, at only the third event on the 2017 schedule, no less.
The only surfer you’ve lost against man-on-man at Bells now is Jordy – in Round Five last year, and now the final.
And over the last two years John has been so consistent and surfing so well, I knew going against him I would need the better waves in the heat and I knew I would have to perform at my very best.
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