There weren’t just single person events taking place there was also team relay races this was the final event in the competition and Groups from different countries got to take part in the relay races. Each group was competing for the golf, silver, bronze, and copper medals. In the end the team from Australia ended up winning the gold and France won the silver, New Zealand won the Bronze, and Hawaii won the copper. Countries like USA, Brazil, Denmark, Italy, Japan, and South Africa didn’t place high enough to win any medals. The competition was very tough with all teams fighting for a shot at the prized gold medal.
There was also SUP surfing that took place as well there was several rounds of the SUP surfing as the they battled it out in some unfavorable conditions that didn’t give the best waves surfers would have wanted regard the person who ended up taking home the gold was A man named Luiz Diniz from Brazil. This competition shows that the SUP community continues to grow as more and more people become interested in it. If you’d like to try out stand up paddle boarding then visit our rental page HERE