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Surfing huge waves

05-12-2011 16:37 BJT

A surfer is towed by a jet ski rider during a training session for the men's Association of
Surfing Professionals (ASP) Billabong Rio Pro championship at Barra da Tijuca beach in Rio
de Janeiro, May 11, 2011. After monitoring conditions throughout the morning, event
organizers have called competition off for the Billabong Rio Pro on Wednesday due to six
foot (2 meters) closeout waves at the main event site of Barra da Tijuca beach. Organizers
will reconvene tomorrow morning at 7 am local time to assess conditions. [Photo/Agencies]

Alejo Muniz of Brazil surfs a wave during a training session for the men's
Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Billabong Rio Pro championship
at Barra da Tijuca beach in Rio de Janeiro, May 11, 2011. [Photo/Agencies]

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