A deconstruction of 2013’s standout heats. This time, Adriano De Souza vs Jordy Smith at Bells.
Welcome back to Heat Redux, in which world tour surfers, their coaches, team managers and the event commentators deconstruct the turning points in some of the most entertaining and standout heats from the 2013 ASP World Tour.
This episode is all about Jordy Smith and Adriano De Souza’s semifinal at Bells Beach. As surf journalist and commentator Sean Doherty says, both men seemed to think that if they won this heat, they’d win the event. Turns out one of them was right. Everybody loves a buzzer beater.
Gabriel Medina won, Stephanie Gilmore won. They both won on the same day.
Entry to The Winter Session has closed for this season. The task remains of picking a pair of winners for February, then sorting through all the edits in search of an overall victor.
Three months of non stop storms ended abruptly in Les Landes on Thursday.