It was Race #1 of the Hong Kong SUP League Series on last Sunday! Hope all of you have enjoyed the competition and party as much as we did!
First and foremost, our WhatzsupTW teammates have joined forces with WhatzsupHK team for actions this time, all of our team members have achieved with pre-set targets, really well done.
For Whatzsup Team Hong Kong, team rider Jack Seymour finished in 3rd place in the Elite Distance 4km Category with his 425 racing board! Good job Jack!
Edmund Lai, also finished strong in 7th place in the same category. Last but not least, Buddy Weeks was able to finish the 4km race (O35) in 2nd place with his ONE board.
For our friends from Taiwan (Whatzsup Team Taiwan), they have also performed admirably. Lin Po Yu with his SIC board and MB paddle, finished both the 4km as well as 200m races in 2nd place!
Sze Meng Chun with his ONE board and Blackfish paddle, was able to complete the course of the 4km race in 5th place. Li Jo-Chi, our female team rider from Taiwan, was able to score a GOLD medal in BOTH the Elite 4km category as well as 200m sprint race, with her SIC board and Blackfish paddle!
Overall, It was a hot sunny day, great vibes, with a good number of people turned up, the race was well organized as always, can’t wait for the next race and we hope to see you there!
For more race information, check out the official HKSUPBA website: http://league2019.com