With this win she became the world's top-ranked female surfer and took the lead in the.
Fitzgibbons defeated in the final.
Her favourite players are Joel Selwood and Patrick Dangerfield.
The resilient beauty, known for her trademark sunny smile, has been competing in a helmet after perforating her ear drum during her victorious surf at Fiji With her back to the camera the Gerroa-born beauty showed off the latest in surf wear, modeling a cropped neoprene jacket.
She continued to set records throughout her junior years, winning the Australasian Pro Junior Series in 2007 and 2008.
Her manager father Martin told the Mercury yesterday she was at the Surfer Poll awards in Hawaii and was unavailable for comment.