Rio Good Time
Billabong's call to move it's Brazil Tour event to Rio.
I will assume that everyone has heard the news. Next year, Billabong will move its Brazilian event to Rio de Janiero. They might just be trying to make last week's US Open look like an NSSA contest -- in Oregon.
There is certainly something more going on here than a simple change of venues.The popularity of surfing in Brazil is growing faster than Rob Machado's hair. In the last few years, the Brazilians have enthusiastically embraced competitive surfing more than any other ...
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