El Salvador has world class surfing along its Pacific Ocean coast. The Reef Pro surfing event recently concluded at Punta Roca in La Libertad. A Brazilian surfer won the competition. From the surfing press:
Peterson Crisanto (BRA), 21, has won the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 6-Star Reef Pro El Salvador over Josh Kerr (AUS), 28, in dominant fashion, earning his first major victory in clean four-to-six foot waves at the world-class righthand pointbreak of Punta Roca.
Crisanto, who was a standout throughout the entirety of the Reef Pro El Salvador, returned to form on the final day of competition, dismantling the flawless walls of Punta Roca with incredible poise and variety on his forehand.You can watch a video of some of the action here.