• Team Rider Silvana Lima Advances in the Billabong Girls Pro Rio

Team Rider Silvana Lima Advances in the Billabong Girls Pro Rio

Silvana Lima won her heat in the opening round of the Billabong Girls Pro Rio, which is running from September 10th to the 18th,in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Second place went to Australia's Jessi Miley Dyer while third place went to Nicola Atherton. With her heat victory, Lima has earned a bye through the next round, while Miley -Dyer and Atherton will both have to compete in round two.

Event No. 4 of 8 on the 2008 ASP Women's World Tour, the Billabong Girls Pro Rio called competition off for the day following the completion of Round 1.Event organizers will reconvene tomorrow morning at 8:30am for a possible 9am Round 2 start.

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