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North coast girls at the Cascais Pro in Portugal

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Steph Gilmore

Stephanie Gilmore of Tweed Heads secured an emphatic Round 1 win over rookie Bianca Buitendag (ZAF) and Silvana Lima (BRA) at the EDP Cascais Girls Pro in Portugal yesterday.

Gilmore, who has bowed out of this year’s ASP World Title Race, remains a threat at this, the final event of the 2013 ASP Women’s World Championship Tour season.

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Tyler Wright

Tyler Wright of Lennox Head secured a Round 1 win at the EDP Cascais Girls Pro, blitzing the challenging midday conditions to advance directly to Round 3 of competition yesterday.

The EDP Cascais Girls Pro is the final stop on the  ASP Women’s World Championship Tour and has a waiting period from October 3 to 7.

 

~ Photos ASP/ Aquashot –  Damien Poullenot

 


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