The 2013 ISA Junior World Surfing Championships started in Nicaragua today where the Verizon Hawaii surf team will look to make it back-to-back world titles.
Before their departure, we caught up with them at practice in Kakaako. According to head coach Rainos Hayes and his 12-member squad being the ambassadors of aloha is priority number one.
The eight day event kicked off today with the championship rounds running next Sunday.
For more info including daily updates and surfer bios, go to their website at HawaiiSurfTeam.org.
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