Understanding how Gabriel Medina and Yago Dora will be ‘partners and rivals’ in the pursuit of an Olympic spot – Lance!


The Brazilian trio needs to win the competition in Puerto Rico to secure a third spot in the Paris Olympics – Filipinho and João Chianca are already guaranteed. However, the athlete who will represent the country in the competition will be the one with the best individual performance on the Caribbean island. In this case, the trio’s victory would secure Medina’s spot in the Olympics.

The change has created this “competition” among the Brazilians. Filipe Toledo was champion for the second consecutive year, João Chianca finished in 4th place, Gabriel Medina in 6th, and Yago Dora in 7th. Current world champion, Toledo will assist his teammates in the pursuit of an Olympic spot (Photo: Pat Nolan/WSL).

The surfing competition at the Paris Olympics will take place in Tahiti, in what will be the second Olympic edition featuring the sport on the list of disciplines. In the first edition, in Tokyo, Brazilian Ítalo Ferreira won the gold. All about it.

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