Brazilian surfer Alejo Muniz has signed a personal endorsement deal with Casio-owned watch brand G-Shock.
The 24-year-old surfer finished the 2014 World Surf League season in 26th place, will wear G-Shock watches across 2015.
The deal, financial details for which were not released, was brokered by Muniz' agent, Julio Catarino of Proud Sports.
“For us, it's very important to strengthen our team, which already includes ten athletes, with a name like Alejo Muniz,” said Casio marketing manager Patricia Bacan.
“Although he is so young, he has already built a story in surfing and has much to win in the sport.”