Gabriel says " I decide to start working with Herbalife because competing is a great part of my life, they have the right products I need for surfing. I feel I have more energy, you know I'm stronger with more power everytime I go surf"
Gabriel Villarán, born July 11, 1984, is a professional Surfer from Lima, Peru. He has proven himself as one of the most versatile wave riders in South America and is known for his remarkable barrel riding style. Gabriel was named Peruvian National Champion in 2008 and placed third in the 2009 ISA World Surfing Games in Costa Rica. Since then, he has focused on big wave riding and has taken top spots in contests such as the Puerto Escondido ‘QS, the Quicksilver Pichilemu Big Wave Championships, and the Pawa Tube Fest in Pascuales, Mexico. Gabriel participates in both ASP and Big Wave World Tour events, proving his unique wave riding abilities.
2012 – 2nd place Pawa Tube Fest. Pascuales, Mexico
2011 – 3rd place Quicksilver Pichilemu Big Wave Championship
2010 – 2nd place Quicksilver Pichilemu Big Wave Championship
2009 – 3rd place ISA World Surfing Games. Costa Rica
2008 – National Champion – Peru
2008 – 2nd place Puerto Escondido ‘QS
2008 – Best Tube. Cabo Blanco Billabong Tuberiders