Day 6 Highlights from the 2024 Taghazout Bay World Bodyboard Championship

Day 6 Highlights from the 2024 Taghazout Bay World Bodyboard Championship

Taghazout, Morocco – 26 February ,

Anchor Point, Taghazout, Agadir, Morocco – The 2024 Taghazout Bay World Bodyboard Championship continued with fervor on Day 6, February 25th, as rounds 6 and 7 of the men’s division, along with the junior men’s division semi-finals, unfolded amidst stunning morning conditions. With wave sets reaching up to 6 feet, competitors showcased exceptional skills and thrilling maneuvers, captivating spectators and fans worldwide.

Outstanding Performances:

  • Uri Valadao from Brazil delivered an exceptional performance, securing a total score of 16 points with a breathtaking combination of inverts, spins, and reverses, earning him well-deserved recognition.
  • Armides Soliveres from the Canary Islands displayed remarkable prowess, achieving the highest total score of the day with an impressive 14.4 points.

Upcoming Quarter Finals:

Tomorrow’s quarter-finals promise intense competition and exciting matchups, featuring noteworthy heats such as:

  • Amaury Lavernhe vs. Armide Soliveres
  • Local favorite GHARIB ABDELHAFEID vs. Uri Valadao
  • Jeremy ARNOUX vs. David Hubbard
  • GABRIEL BRAGA vs. Ethan Capdeville

Rising Star:

French contender Ethan Capdeville continues to impress, advancing to the semi-finals and proving to be a force to reckon with in the competition. Keep an eye on this talented athlete for more surprises throughout the season.

Remarkable Facts:

Despite their top rankings, Tristan Roberts, Pierre Louis Costes, Eder Luciano, and local hero Brahim Iddouch were unable to advance from the round of 16, demonstrating the fierce competition and unpredictable nature of the sport.

Junior Men’s Division:

In the semi-finals of the Junior Men’s Division, local Moroccan riders exhibited commendable performances. However, it was Alexander Montes from the Canary Islands and Louka Zaninotto from France, representing La Sail, who secured spots in the final, showcasing the international talent pool present at the championship.

Stay Connected:

Don’t miss out on the exhilarating action! Tune in to our live streaming channel at www.youtube.com/ibcworldtour to catch all the excitement as the competition progresses.

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Director of Communications

Fédération Royale Marocaine de Surf

Email: dtn@Fedesurfmaroc.com