Road to Tokyo: Surfing - The Qualifier Stories, Episode 7

Brazilian Italo Ferreira at the end of the surfing qualifiers for Tokyo 2020
Brazilian Italo Ferreira at the end of the surfing qualifiers for Tokyo 2020

Surfing is one of the five new sports to make its Olympic debut next summer. Relive the drama of last year's qualifiers, where athletes from across the world battled to book their tickets to next year's Games.

In the last part of the series, the final day of the men's competition sees a mixture of tears and cheers, as some Olympic dreams are fulfilled and others broken at the ISA World Surfing Games in Miyazaki, Japan. From the disappointment of Indonesia's Rio Waida to the impressive runs of Gabriel Medina and Kelly Slater, sit back and enjoy the final stage of the Road to Tokyo.

Check out the final episode in the video below.

Part of being among the best surfers in the world is being able to read the ocean and the unknown. So yeah, I am not a big fan of pool stuff !

Kolohe Andino, USA

Tears and Cheers | Road to Tokyo: Surfing - The Qualifier Stories
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Some Olympic dreams are made and broken on the final day of men’s competition at the ISA World Surfing Games in Miyazaki Japan.