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Supertubo Magnifico

Updated: June 15, 2010, 11:52 AM ET
By Jake Howard

[+] Enlarge Surfer:Taj Burrow | Photo: Kirstin Scholtz/ASP/Getty | Location:Supertubos, Peniche, Portugal

Talk about overcoming adversity. First the Rip Curl Search contest site was blown to smithereens by the 50-year storm, then contest organizers took the show to a multitude of alternative sites, and now, it would appear the patience and diligence has paid off. True to Search form, today was pumping; solid, throaty, Puerto-esque six- to eight-foot barrels were the order of the day. Maybe ...

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