Debuting on the men’s ASP World Tour in 2011, Gabriel Medina is a Brazilian who notched up two World Title victories the same year and a guy whose aerial antics are more captivating than a cat with burning fur.
Name: Gabriel Medina
Date of Birth: December 22, 1993
Born: Maresias, Brazil
Lives: Maresias, Brazil
Sponsors: Rip Curl wetsuits and clothing, Nike 6.0 footwear, Pukas surfboards and FCS fins
FCS is thrilled to announce another significant milestone for the newly released FCS II fin system. FCS II has claimed its first ASP World Title following Gabriel Medina’s victory at the HD World Junior Championships held at Joaquina Beach in Florianopolis, Brazil.
Gabriel Medina has kicked off his 2014 World Title campaign in scintillating style by winning the Quiksilver Pro at Snapper Rocks, defeating crowd favourite Joel Parkinson in the final. WATCH VIDEO:
Mixing power carves and long barrels with precision perfect timing, Medina totally outclassed his competitors on the long walls at Cloudbreak. What was he riding? FULL STORY