Danky Dean Wins at Home
Guaíba, Brazil - The first round of the IGSA South American Series has come to an end. After winning his first World Cup last year in San Luiz – Argentina, Brazilian Danky Dean won the 1st 2013 IGSA South American round in his hometown taking the crowd to a complete ecstasy.
Melissa Brogni. Photo Credit: Nércio Vargas
Melissa Brogni was the winner in the Women´s with Morgana Luiz in 2nd place. Amanda Souza finishing in 3rd and Clara Perez in 4th place respectively completing a whole Brazilian final.
Eric Soares. Photo Credit: Nércio Vargas
On Junior I we saw that the future of the Downhill Skateboard is guaranteed and Eric Soares was declared champion after qualifing in the pole position. Déryck Szymczak finished in the 2nd place and Julio Acauan finished 3rd. Octavio Goncalves in 4th rounded up another complete Brazilian final.
Yan Bertinati. Photo Credit: Nércio Vargas
Junior II were as fast as the open class as we could see with pole position Tiago Mohr reaching the semi´s in open downhill too. With intense battles Yan Bertinati finished 1st after an incredible overtake against Jorge Pinheiro, Renan Zimmer, Felipe Rosa, second, third and fourth respectively.
Walter Ribeiro. Photo Credit: Nércio Vargas
Brazilian fellows, Walter Baresi and Leo Borton showed their strength by finishing 1st and 2nd respectively in Classic Luge. American Frank Williams was 3rd with Argentinian Maximiliano Benedetto in 4th position.
Leo Borton. Photo Credit: Nércio Vargas
Street Luge final reserved great emotions. Leo Borton lead the pack to the end to be declared champion after a crash involving Tiago Antunes and Walter Baresi. The path was free to the young Leonardo Verardi to be vice champion after beating American Frank Williams in the semi´s.
Silon Garcia. Photo Credit: Nércio Vargas