Congratulations goes out to our teamrider Silvana Lima for being one of 18 athletes to provisionally qualify through the WSL Championship Tour for selection for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games.
“I never imagined that one day I would represent my country, after so much struggle, today I am here thank God to say that my big dream has just been realized! I will be at the 2020 Olympics. I want to warmly thank everyone who believed in me, especially my sponsors for all their support. I am very happy thank God. Thank you my fans and especially my family who has always been by my side, friends and fans."
The 35-year-old surfed her rookie year in 2006 and is a two-time runner up for the World Title.