Shane O'Neill takes the trophy at the 22nd Annual Tampa Pro 2016.
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Ribeiro earned a 90 on his third run, and that score kept the 2016 Tampa Pro
trophy within his grasp, and out of reach for everyone else, until Shane
O’Neill shut down the Skatepark of Tampa with a 93.
was a top qualifier on Saturday and skipped the Semis straight to the Finals.
There he met with the top ten finalists from the Semis. With two
runs already in the books, a win for O’Neill seemed improbable.
seconds before O’Neill took his third and final run, the crowd was
congratulating Ribeiro on winning Tampa, but it wasn’t meant to be.
for Ribeiro are in order as he becomes one of the two new SLS Pros on the 2016
SLS Nike SB World Tour. The other new SLS Pro is Micky Papa who battled all of
2015 on the Damn Am contest circuit, and was skating his first ever Pro contest
out for O’Neill, Ribeiro, Papa and the rest of the SLS pros when they skate the
SLS Nike SB Barcelona Pro Open on May 21st and 22nd.
2016 Tampa Pro Results:
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