Billabong Pro Rio Pro 2011

Thursday May 12, 2010. Billabong Rio Pro, Barra Da Tijuca, Rio De Janeiro, Brasil.

IMAGE CAPTION: Silvana Lima (pictured) (Rio De Janeiro, Brasil) advanced directly to Round 3 of the Billabong Pro Rio on Thursday 12 May 2011. Wright defeated Paige Hareb (NZ)L and Felicity Palmateer (AUS) with a heat total of 12.50 (out of a possible 20) to secure her place in Round 3 when competition resumes.

The Billabong Rio Pro is event Stop No. 3 of 11 on the men’s ASP World Title Tour featuring the World’s Top 33 surfers plus one wildcard. Running in conjunction with the Billabong Rio Pro is stop No. 5 of 7 on the ASP Women’s World Tour featuring the ASP Top 17 women.

The men’s Billabong Rio Pro holds a waiting period from May 11 through 22 while women’s from May 12 – 16 and is webcast LIVE via

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Photographer: Kelly Cestari

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