Surf Continues On Day 4 Of The Cabrinha Kite Surf Pro Maui
The fourth day of the ten day holding period started with strong winds and medium size surf for the beginning of the women’s main event. The first heat of round 1 for the women – which had been canceled yesterday afternoon – started an action packed day for all of the riders.
“The waves were really fun today – the conditions lined up for a great day of competition“ said highest heat score of the day rider Sebastian Ribeiro (BRA) „I’m really looking forward to the quarter finals tomorrow and riding Ho’okipa in what looks to be epic conditions.”
Also joining Ribeiro in the quarter finals are Mitu Monteiro (CPV/F-One), Airton Cozzolino (ITA/North), Keahi Aboitiz (AUS/Cabrinha), Paulino Perreira (POR/Cabrinha), Sebastian Ribeiro (BRA), Pedro Henrique (BRA), Kai Lenny (HI) and Cruser Putnam (HI, Cabrinha) continuing his amazing run in the event as the Cabrinha wild card.
On the women side, the quarterfinal ladder includes defending event champion Moona Whyte (HI/Cabrinha) as well as defending world champion Jalou Langeree (NED) along side Skylar Lickle (HI), Ines Correia (POR/RRD), Kristin Boese (GER), Milla Ferreira (BRA/F-One), Kalia Agueira (HI), Suzanne Kuiper (NED/F-One).
Continuing previous years’ performance, Moona Whyte and Jalou Langeree showed outstanding rides battling for the next round.
Watch the wrap-up clip of the fourth day of contest at Maui.
Up next are the women’s and men’s quarter finals, the Legends Round and the Xensr Big Air Invitational. Stay tuned for more action at Maui.