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2014 U.S. Open of Surfing Highlights

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Filipe Toledo

Photograph By Brandon Means

For Filipe Toledo, who first exploded onto the scene with a performance at the U.S. Open Pro Junior a few years ago, winning the 2014 Open marks the biggest victory of his career. "I just turned my game to the air game so I could do what I love to do, and it worked," Toledo said.