21Days: Nat Young and De Souza, Episode Three


The time is now, Rio is here. Go inside the lives of Adriano and Nat as they countdown to the event.
And so, the day after tomorrow, the Billabong Pro, Rio De Janeiro waiting period fires up. And it’ll be there that, after placing first and second respectively at the Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach, Adriano De Souza and Nat Young will pull on contest jerseys for the first time in over a month. But, what’ve they been doing for that month?

“He’s addicted to surf,” says Alejo Muniz of Adriano De Souza. Alejo is just one of a group of Brazilians that Adriano had been inspired by, keeping up with (and secretly competing with) over the last two weeks in Indonesia’s Mentawai Islands. Between the camera struggling to keep up with Adriano at Macaronis and the Rio-esque training ground righthander he sessioned, Mr De Souza is looking like a prepared man.