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SA bodyboarder Jared Houston takes top honours at APB world championship

South African Jared Houston was recently crowned the 2015 Association of Professional Bodyboarders (APB) World Tour Champion.

Houston won the tour on what is being described as one of the most unforgettable days in competitive bodyboarding.

Reflecting on his achievement and the action packed final. he said the journey has been a rewarding one, with many waves along the way.

It's a mind blowing feeling. I'm still trying to come to terms with it. It's been 15 years in the making. I'm blown away.

Jared Houston, APB World Tour Champion

Listen to the full conversation from CapeTalk's Breakfast with Kieno Kammies:

Houston was leading the tour standings in the final, but for him to win the tour, it took a number of scenarios which required his rivals to be eliminated at certain stages in the competition.

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