TOP EFFORT: Lennox Head surfer Stephanie Single reaches quarter-finals of World Junior Championships.
TOP EFFORT: Lennox Head surfer Stephanie Single reaches quarter-finals of World Junior Championships.

Awesome effort takes Stephanie to quarters

LENNOX Head surfer Stephanie Single came up against the best at the World Junior Championships in Brazil.

Single reached the quarter-finals of the event before going down to French surfer Joanne Defay.

After a promising start to the competition she only managed to register a 6.30 (out of a possible 20) with Defay winning comfortably with a 15.87.

Single was the only surfer from the Far North Coast at the event and walked away equal fifth.

New Zealand surfer Ella Williams beat Hawaiian Tatiana Weston-Webb in the final.



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