Michel Bourez

FAST FACTS

AKA: The Spartan

DOB: December 30, 1985

Born: Rurutu, Tuamotus Islands

Resides: Toahutu, Tahiti

Website: Michel Bourez FB Page

Height: 5’9″ (176 cm)

Weight: 168 lbs (76 kg)

Stance: Natural (Regular)

Sponsors: Nike 6.0 footwear and clothing, Red Bull energy drinks, Future fins, OAM Accessories, Firewire surfboards, Moskova underwear, Air Tahiti Nui airline and Kelly Surf Shop

Shaper: Firewire

Magic Stick: 6’0″ x 18″ x 2 5/16″

Training Ground: Patu

Favorite Wave: Teahupoo

Favorite Maneuver: Barrel

Inspirations: My brothers and Tahitian surfers

 

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2012 ASP O’Neill CWC Santa Cruz: 3rd 2012 ASP WT Ranking: 15th
2011 ASP WT Billabong Pipeline Masters: 3rd 2011 ASP WT Ranking: 6th
2011 ASP Prime Van’s World Cup of Surfing: 2nd
2010 ASP WT Rip Curl Search: 3rd 2010 ASP WT Ranking: 11th
2010 ASP WT Santa Catarina Pro: 5th
2009 ASP WT Hurley Pro: 5th 2009 ASP WT Ranking: 21st
2009 ASP WT Quik Pro France: 5th
2008 ASP WQS 6* Rio de Janeiro International: 3rd
2008 ASP WQS 6* Prime Reef Hawaiian Pro: winner
2005 ASP WQS 3* Ocean & Earth Pro: winner