‘Radical’ Silvana Lima wows Durban beach-goers

2008-07-06 00:00

DURBAN — Extraordinary Brazilian surfer, former ASP World number three Silvana Lima (Rio De Janeiro) won the Five-Star ASP Women’s World Qualifying Series Mr Price Pro, defeating 2006 European Junior Champion Pauline Ado (Fra) to become the second ever Brazilian women’s champion at Durban’s New Pier on Saturday.

“I’m really, really feeling good,” Lima said in broken English. “Thanks to God, thanks to my friends, thanks to everybody from Brazil and everyone from here. I feel awesome!”

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