Time for a (not overwhelmingly) bold claim! Brazilians surf California better than anyone else. If the Wilian Cardoso VS Filipe Toledo final at the Vans US Open wasn’t enough proof for you, here’s an edit of Ian Gouveia going bananas in SoCal. How about the clip at :11? Where did he even come from on that? While the claim might not apply to all California waves (we’re looking at you Rincon), there’s simply no denying it in the less than stellar summertime crumbs.