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2011 Billabong Pro Rio Final Gallery

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Taj Burrow

Photograph By Courtesy ASP

The favelas are the shantytown neighborhoods all around Rio, with thousands of people living in self-built homes. Many of the kids in the favelas are drawn to surfing. On a down day, Taj Burrow was well received at the Favela Surf Club.