The Quiksilver King of the Groms France competition kicked off this past weekend in small surf, but definitely workable for the young athletes competing. This under 16-years of age world final invites 18 of the best young surfers to compete for the number one position. Here are the highlight from the first couple rounds.
KING OF THE GROMS QUARTER FINALS:
Heat 1 : Mikey Wright (AUS) 13.00 pts, Leonardo Fioravanti (ITA) 12.77 pts, Victor Bernado (BRA 12.27 pts ), Igor Moraes (BRA) 7.57 pts
Heat 2 : Oneill Massin (TAH) 16.56 pts, Kanoa Igarashi (USA) 12.60 pts, Takumi Nakamura (JAP) 12.34 pts, John Mel (USA)8.46 pts
KING OF THE GROMS SEMI FINALS:
Heat 1 : Mikey Wright (AUS) 16.50 pts, Leonardo Fioravanti (ITA) 7.13 pt
Heat 2 : Kanoa Igarashi (USA) 12.50 pts, Oneill Massin (TAH) 2.50 pts