Circuito Nacional de SUP Surftech Bahia Ballena
Circuito Nacional de SUP
Bahia Ballena de Uvita, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
24 - 25 May, 2014
Bahia Ballena closes penultimate race of the season
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 27 May, 2014 - With nearly 30 paddlers, the second to last event of the National Tour of Stand Up Paddle (SUP) SURFTECH came to a close in Bahía Ballena National Park in Uvita, Puntarenas.
The event favorites and winners were Geovanny Vega, Rolando Herrera, Tomas Lobo, Diego Chevez , Edith Garcia, and Jennifer Brummer.
The first of these competitors to reach podium in the event that started Saturday morning, was Geovanny Vega in the 9 kilometers race, with a time of 1:07 minutes. Vega can now claim his fourth consecutive gold, a feat that has put himp close to the national title in this division.
Meanwhile, in this same distance, Josephine Thomas Wolf, shone again with the victory after having won the last event in Puntarenas. Lobo, repeating his feat in San Jose next month in June, would win his first national title.
Another competitor who took his second win of the year, was the jacobeño Rolando Herrera.
The next and last date of the second edition of the National Tour of Stand Up Paddle 'SUP' SURFTECH will close in Lake Sabana in San Jose, this Saturday, June 21.