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Born: December 22, 1993. Sao Paulo, Brazil

Residence: Brazil

Nationality: Brazilian

Height: 5' 11 inches

Weight: 169 lbs

Profession: Brazilian Professional Surfer

Stance: Goofy

Avg. Heat Score: 13.64

Shaper: Johnny Cabianca

Sponsors: Rip curl, Matt Nabney, Guarana Antartica, Samsung Galaxy, Oakley, FCS Traction and Fins, Gorilla, Vult, Coppertone, Tokoro surfboards

Favorite Maneuvers: Aerials, Barrels

About: Gabriel Medina Pinto Ferreira is a Brazilian professional surfer, also the 2014 and 2018 and 2021 WSL World Champion. He recently qualified for the 2020 Summer Olympics. 


"I have a goal, to become a 3X World Champion, I'm working to get that - and that's it."

Gabriel Medina pushes the level of surfing , doing a backflip on the final heat and clinches his third WSL title at the Lower Trestles, CA

Two time World Champion, Gabriel Medina hits Brazil's breaks when not competing and away from the judges.

Gabriel Medina is probably the most complete surfer on the planet. A magician with perfect timing.  His high-flying acrobatics and otherworldly barrel-riding skills combined with the ultimate killer instinct make him a must-watch every time he paddles out.

2x World Champion, Gabriel Medina on his journey to become a 3x World Champion.

Gabriel Medina and John John Florence battle it out in the Quarterfinals, Heat 3 at the 2019 Billabong Pipe Masters.

2x World Champion Gabriel Medina is polarizing. He is both loved loved and hated. This interview will reveal the man.

La Rambla 5.15a


Margo Hayes

Gabriel Medina doing one of his favorite maneuvers - Aerials.

In 2016, 13 year old Daniella Rosas made history by charging a solid 15 foot wave at Peru's fabled Pico Alto.

controversial call by the judges. Medina takes the biggest wave in the heat, but it's still not enough to beat Tanner Gudauskas. See for yourself and be the judge.



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