Australia posted a dramatic come from behind victory at the 2009 Quiksilver ISA World Junior Championsips in Salinas, Ecuador. Hawaii, earned the silver, Brazil the bronze and the USA copper. Young Gun Maxime Huscenot pulled off the manuever of the day, a massive free fall floater on the outside section, but came up just short in the Under 18 Boys. He took home the bronze for team France. Roxy team rider and last year’s gold medalist in the Under 18 Girls, Laura Enever, took 4th today and earned the copper medal.
With the biggest crowds ever seen at a junior event, record traffic for the live webcast, great waves all week and amazing hospitality from or Ecuadorian hosts, this contest was an unqualified success. The webcast crew is now enjoying a few well deserved beers by the pool. Enjoy the highlights, see more at www.quiksilver.com/isa and we’ll see you next year!