After a decade competing on the Championship Tour (CT), Adriano de Souza (BRA) has finally earned the World Title, capping off an incredible career and keeping surfing’s ultimate prize in Brazil.
Ten years ago, the 18-year-old Brazilian changed the sport of surfing forever. He broke into a world dominated by Australian and Americans and gave every single surfer in this world hope. Adriano de Souza proved, and has continued to prove, that all you need is determination.
Today, the now 28-year-old Brazilian has finally been able to hold up the trophy that he so wholly deserves.

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