surfs in Rio

During the women’s Association of Surfing Professionals Billabong Rio Pro championship, Jessi Miley-Dyer of Australia surfs at Barra da Tijuca beach in Rio de Janeiro.

Miley-Dyer began surfing at the age of eight and became a professional surfer in 2006, having a very strong performance finishing #4 in the 2006 ASP Women’s World Tour. She finished her rookie season by winning the Billabong Pro Maui, beating World Champion Layne Beachley in December 2006. Miley-Dyer also became the inaugural Billabong World Junior Women’s Champion and was named the Rookie of the Year of the Association of Surfing Professionals for 2006.

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