Mindy Pennybacker: Carissa Moore, Hawaii’s new surfing ambassador
By Mindy Pennybacker email@example.com
Aug. 5, 2021
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DENNIS ODA / 2019
Carissa Moore posed in front of the Duke Kahanamoku statue in Waikiki after she clinched her fourth World Surfing League championship title at Honolua Bay, Maui. She also learned the she was the first woman selected for the U.S. Olympic surf team.
OLIVIER MORIN / VARIOUS SOURCES / AFP
USA’s Carissa Moore, center, posed with her medal along with silver medalist Bianca Buitendag, left, of South Africa, and bronze medalist Amuro Tsuzuki of Japan at the Tsurigasaki Beach, in Chiba on July 27.