Vans US Open of Surfing

Alejo Muniz (BRA)

Alejo Muniz (BRA), 23, has won the Vans US Open of Surfing over local favorite Kolohe Andino (USA), 19, by a score of 16.23 to 14.54. The win vaults the Brazilian to No. 15 on the ASP World rankings. The Vans US Open of Surfing is the fourth of eight ASP Prime events, offering crucial points towards surfers’ ASP World Ranking as well as a prestigious US$100,000 prize purse.