Anthony Fillingim and Lisbeth Vindas, Winners of new PVBG Board Socks January 30 2015
Anthony Fillingim and Lisbeth Visbeth of Costa Rica, both professional surfers competing on an international level, were the first place winners at the Costa Rican National Surfing Circuit's first contest. The contest was held on January 24 and 25 in Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo, Limon in the Caribbean.
Anthony and Lisbeth have both competed in the International Surfing Association "Mundial" competitions held in Ecuador this year, and Anthony brought home a medal for Costa Rica.
Both surfers won their Open Men and Open Women's categories respectively. The contest is the first of several that is hosted by the Federación of Surf Costa Rica. Congratulations to both Anthony and Lisbeth and all of the the surfers who came out to compete on the fast wave of Playa Cocles. Pura Vida!
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