CARCAVELOS/GUINCHO, Portugal (Sunday, October 26, 2008) - Jean Da Silva (BRA), 23,
won the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS)
6-Star Estoril Coast Pro at the back-up venue of Guincho today, in testing six to eight foot
(2 to2.5 meter) waves. Da Silva, who defeated American Gabe Kling (USA)
in the last battle of the ASP WQS European Series, clinched 2500 valuable ratings' points
and confirmed he was back in form after a tough year.
1st Jean Da Silva (BRA) 9.83 pts
2nd Gabe Kling (USA) 9.67 pts