Jr. Pro & Youth SUP Fiesta Invitees Announced
Performance Paddling is proud to introduce the 2014 Junior Pro line-up, for the world’s premier ALL-YOUTH SUP event, the Performance Paddling Jr. Pro and Youth SUP Fiesta. This unique event features not only talented young “veterans,” but also many enthusiastic SUP groms, some of which will be competing in their very first surfing competition.
Jr. Pro Invitees
Yuri Daberkow, 17, Brazil
Max Fleming, 15, California
Mo Freitas, 16, Oahu
Felipe Gaspar, 14, Brazil
Noa Hopper, 15, California
Ridge Lenny, 17, Maui
Dax McPhillips, 9, California
Kai McPhillips, 11, California
Riggs Napoleon, 16, Oahu
Bernd Roediger, 17. Maui
Alleanna Clark, 15, California
Lara Claydon, 14, Maui
Izzi Gomez, 14, Florida
Sasha Ka’uhane, 11, Oahu
Mason Schremmer, 13, Oahu
Natalia Smith, 17 Kauai
Vanina Walsh, 17, Oahu
Fiona Wylde, 17, Oregon
Although the $5,000 prize purse is only offered for the Junior Pro SUP Surfing portion of the competition, many of the invitees will be also be competing in their Age Group for the SUP racing event. There is going to be plenty of action all day, so don’t forget to tune into the live webcast to catch all the action!
Friday, May 2, the Junior Pros will be at Daphne’s California Greek restaurant in San Clemente for a pre-party and autograph signings. Following the autograph session, there will be a special concert by Junior Pro Invitee and Performance Paddling Competition Team Member Izzi Gomez. 20 percent of food sales at Daphne’s on Friday night will be donated to the Performance Paddling Competition Team to help support the groms and future of the sport. Come hungry and enjoy a fun night supporting the SUP Stars of the future.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Friday, May 2: Pre-Party at Daphne’s California Greek
• Junior Pro Autograph Signing: 6:30-7:15
• Izzi Gomez Concert: 7:30-8:15
• Fundraiser: 4pm – Close, Daphne’s California Greek, San Clemente
Saturday, May 3: Stand Up for the Cure
• Junior Pro Invites will be on-site helping Zane Schweitzer at the annual event in Newport Beach, Calif.
Sunday, May 4: 2nd Annual Junior Pro and Youth SUP Fiesta
• Registration: 6:45-7:30
• Athlete Briefing: 7:45
• Blessing & National Anthem: 7:50-8:00
• Event: 8:15am-6:15pm
• Awards: 6:30
Interact with the SUP Fiesta on social platforms by using the hashtag: #supfiesta14.
Don’t forget to spread the word to family and friends to watch all the action live from the Jr. Pro and Youth SUP Fiesta in Huntington Beach at PerformancePaddling.com.
Registration for the Junior Pro and Youth SUP Fiesta ends May 2 and there will NOT be any beach entries. Register NOW.