The opening day of competition for the SparkGreen Tahiti Challenge went down in challenging conditions at the infamous Teahupo’o today.
Despite overcast and rainy skies along with semi wind-affected four to six foot waves, competitors made the most out of the testing circumstances for their chance to qualify through to the main event of the Tahiti contest.
The eight riders who progressed through to the main event are:
Full Trial Results below:
Report via Michael Saunders http://riptidemag.com.au