2022 Pan American Surf Games – Men's Longboard

Men's Longboard
at the 2022 Pan American Surf Games
VenuePlaya Venao
Dates9–12 August 2022
Winning score13.26
Medalists
gold medal Jefson Silva   Brazil
silver medal Rodrigo Sphaier   Brazil
bronze medal Nacho Pignataro   Uruguay
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The men's longboard competition at the 2022 Pan American Surf Games was held at Playa Venao in Pedasí District, Panama from 9 to 12 August 2022.[1]

Competition format

The competition consisted of four rounds:[2]

  • Round 1: 8 heats, 4 heats of 4 surfers and 4 of 3. The top 2 in each heat (16 total) advanced to quarter-finals.
  • Quarter-finals: 4 heats of 4 surfers each; the top 2 in each heat (8 total) advanced to semi-finals.
  • Semi-finals: 2 heats of 4 surfers each; the top 2 in each heat (4 total) advanced to the final.
  • Final: 1 heat of 4 surfers.

The length of each heat was 20 minutes. Scoring for each wave taken by the surfers is an average of 5 scores given by 5 judges, ranging from 0 to 10 points. The best two waves for each surfer counting and are added to obtain the total score.

Results

Round 1

Heat 1

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
1 Jonathan Melendres  Mexico 6.67 4.20 4.57 5.80 6.87 6.37 13.54 QF
2 Surfiel Gil  Argentina 4.83 5.77 5.20 5.58 5.40 1.33 4.43 2.13 11.35 QF
3 Edwin Pérez  Panama 4.50 2.23 0.80 2.83 7.33 E
4 Saori Pérez  Dominican Republic 0.83 1.27 1.47 1.13 1.93 1.60 1.10 1.53 1.57 1.33 1.97 0.93 3.90 E

Heat 2

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 Rodrigo Sphaier  Brazil 6.33 6.00 7.33 7.93 6.73 15.26 QF
2 Nicolás Ayala  Colombia 1.83 6.20 1.57 5.83 0.43 7.00 5.27 13.20 QF
3 Armando Colucci  Venezuela 3.83 0.60 2.17 2.43 0.87 6.26 E

Heat 3

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1 Julian Schweizer  Uruguay 6.00 4.93 6.57 5.33 12.57 QF
2 Dorian Torres  Costa Rica 3.17 4.23 4.67 4.17 4.00 8.90 QF
3 Alex Suárez  Ecuador 0.50 1.17 0.87 1.43 2.43 2.03 2.03 0.43 3.80 6.23 E
4 Carlos Escobar  Guatemala 1.00 0.83 2.77 1.10 2.03 0.90 4.80 E

Heat 4

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1 Lucas Garrido Lecca  Peru 4.67 7.33 4.73 5.27 0.67 5.67 7.10 6.33 6.00 14.43 QF
2 Rafael Cortez  Chile 3.17 5.17 3.37 4.57 3.00 4.43 5.80 10.97 QF
3 Miguel Flores  Puerto Rico 3.33 4.27 2.50 2.73 2.73 2.90 2.87 3.13 7.60 E

Heat 5

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
1 Piccolo Clemente  Peru 5.00 6.17 7.00 6.60 8.83 6.47 4.27 6.03 15.83 QF
2 José Boza  Chile 2.33 4.23 4.63 4.40 3.23 5.53 10.16 QF
3 Rio Donaldson  Puerto Rico 4.00 3.57 3.47 3.73 3.33 4.83 3.83 8.83 E

Heat 6

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 Nacho Pignataro  Uruguay 1.00 6.00 0.83 7.00 6.00 1.00 13.00 QF
2 Amado De Jesús Alvarado  El Salvador 4.50 7.00 3.67 5.00 5.03 4.13 2.73 12.03 QF
3 Marcelo Morán  Costa Rica 3.83 4.03 2.87 3.50 4.47 8.50 E
4 David Villamar  Ecuador 2.53 2.00 2.40 2.50 2.63 1.73 1.17 5.16 E

Heat 7

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 Jefson Silva  Brazil 8.00 7.17 8.50 6.90 8.63 5.90 2.33 17.13 QF
2 César Rondón  Colombia 4.00 4.57 8.57 QF
3 José Antepaz  Venezuela 3.93 3.40 3.17 3.43 3.80 7.73 E

Heat 8

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1 Pablo Bonilla  Mexico 2.83 2.40 5.50 3.63 4.60 10.10 QF
2 Martín Perez  Argentina 3.43 2.50 4.20 5.03 4.17 9.23 QF
3 Agustín Cedeño  Panama 0.73 3.17 4.00 4.10 4.43 3.83 3.80 0.50 3.23 8.53 E
4 Cristian Padilla  Dominican Republic 0.83 2.50 4.20 3.17 7.37 E

Quarter-finals

Heat 9

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
1 Rodrigo Sphaier  Brazil 6.50 7.83 3.57 7.07 14.90 SF
2 Dorian Torres  Costa Rica 2.67 2.57 0.67 5.67 5.10 3.83 6.10 2.10 2.33 0.93 11.77 SF
3 Jonathan Melendres  Mexico 4.00 0.50 2.60 5.80 1.63 2.57 9.80 E
4 Rafael Cortez  Chile 0.50 3.23 3.83 3.97 1.43 4.13 2.50 3.87 8.10 E

Heat 10

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
1 Julian Schweizer  Uruguay 6.83 5.00 1.23 6.93 5.33 13.76 SF
2 Lucas Garrido Lecca  Peru 6.17 5.57 5.90 1.57 0.93 12.07 SF
3 Surfiel Gil  Argentina 1.60 1.90 5.17 1.50 3.90 2.03 1.57 1.37 9.07 E
4 Nicolás Ayala  Colombia 1.67 2.67 2.37 2.87 2.67 0.93 1.90 1.43 0.97 1.63 5.54 E

Heat 11

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
1 Nacho Pignataro  Uruguay 0.83 6.00 4.50 2.43 5.30 5.83 4.67 0.90 11.83 SF
2 Piccolo Clemente  Peru 0.00 P1 3.25* 6.27 3.90 7.23 6.50 10.48 SF
3 Martín Perez  Argentina 3.17 3.60 2.73 3.30 1.90 1.83 3.97 0.50 7.57 E
4 César Rondón  Colombia 2.17 2.83 2.93 2.33 2.20 5.76 E

Heat 12

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1 Jefson Silva  Brazil 4.67 6.33 1.20 5.50 6.53 4.13 5.67 12.86 SF
2 José Boza  Chile 2.67 2.00 0.83 2.60 3.47 2.93 2.97 3.93 4.23 8.16 SF
3 Amado De Jesús Alvarado  El Salvador 2.27 0.93 1.07 3.37 2.77 0.73 3.27 2.87 1.57 6.64 E
4 Pablo Bonilla  Mexico 0.83 2.17 1.97 2.10 2.13 2.43 3.03 3.23 6.26 E

Semi-finals

Heat 13

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1 Rodrigo Sphaier  Brazil 0.83 8.00 6.47 6.93 6.87 6.53 1.27 14.93 F
2 Julian Schweizer  Uruguay 5.33 3.33 4.63 1.40 6.03 4.80 11.36 F
3 Piccolo Clemente  Peru 4.50 2.10 4.67 6.20 1.83 0.83 0.83 4.30 10.87 E
4 José Boza  Chile 0.90 2.63 3.67 4.03 4.57 1.23 4.13 4.17 3.30 8.74 E

Heat 14

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
1 Jefson Silva  Brazil 8.00 0.67 7.27 8.27 16.27 F
2 Nacho Pignataro  Uruguay 2.83 1.33 7.30 6.93 2.70 2.67 14.23 F
3 Dorian Torres  Costa Rica 2.57 6.67 5.67 0.60 6.30 1.20 5.13 2.17 12.97 E
4 Lucas Garrido Lecca  Peru 4.00 1.77 5.67 4.13 5.43 3.00 5.93 6.23 12.16 E

Final

Heat 15

Rank Surfer Nation Waves Total
score
Notes
1 2 3 4 5
1st place, gold medalist(s) Jefson Silva  Brazil 7.33 5.93 5.13 13.26
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Rodrigo Sphaier  Brazil 3.00 5.67 0.83 5.13 6.53 12.20
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Nacho Pignataro  Uruguay 6.07 3.43 3.90 3.33 9.97
4 Julian Schweizer  Uruguay 4.50 4.77 2.63 1.17 2.63 9.27

References

  1. ^ "Este es el cronograma del panamericano de surf" [This is the schedule of the Pan American Surf] (in Spanish). Duke Surf. 6 August 2022. Retrieved 9 August 2022.
  2. ^ "First Pan American Champions of the 2022 PASA Games will be crowned tomorrow". Pan American Surf Association. 10 August 2022. Retrieved 10 August 2022.