The surf world loves a cliché, the surf media even more.

Brazilians, by definition must be 'passionate' and 'emotional'. Probably God-fearing, almost certainly noisy, numerous... have we said 'passionate'?

Anyway, we'll spare you a stock blurb here. A lazy, go-to set of adjectives.

Just play the video and make your own mind up. It's Gabriel and step-dad Charlie and the quest for the 2014 ASP World Title.