Kanoa Igarashi wins USA Champs
After 2012 USA Championships America's surfing future looks bright, and diverse
Fourteen-year-old Kanoa Igarashi of Huntington Beach, Calif., became the youngest winner ever of the marquee Boys Under 18 division at Surfing America Championships at Lower Trestles on Saturday, June 23. Igarashi, all five feet, four inches and 110 pounds of him, beat Jake Halstead, who's built like a linebacker and surfs like a regular footed Occy, along with other rising stars Ian Gentil and Cam Richards, who both stand over six feet tall.
"He was by far the smallest ...
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