HB’s Derek Peters claims victory over QS Columbia rider Jeferson Tascon in fun 2/3 ft surf at the Quiky Costa Rica Open. Derek who powered from round 1 and thru 4 man on man heats including the final takes his maiden win pocketing $6K for his efforts.
Meanwhile over on the East Coast Fisher Heverly finished 2nd to Rob Machado at the Reef Sweetwater Pro. Fisher stomped his way thru a few big names on his way to the final.
First Place: Rob Machado, 13.50 Cardiff, California; $5,000
Second Place: Fisher Heverly, 13.10 Emerald Isle, North Carolina; $3,000
Third Place: Aaron Cormican, 12.77 New Smyrna, Florida; $2,000
Fourth Place: Phillip Gould, 7.90 Virginia Beach, Virginia; $1,500
=5 Jay Thompson, Tonino Benson, $900
=7 Michael Powell, Michael Dunphy $700
=9 Gabe Garcia, Sebastian Moreno, Jeremy Johnston, Mark Dawson $500
=13 Paul Fisher, Jeff Myers, Evan Barton, Cole Richards $300
=17 Kyle Busey, Ben Powell, Giorgio Gomez, Chris Tucker, Vince Boulanger, Austin Clouse, Dylan Goodale, Brent Riley $175
=25 Cody Leutgens, Daniel Glenn, Nick Prange, Nick Rupp, Hunter Heverly, Corey Howell, Brian Carpenter, Ross Stevens $150