Naish Takes Over The Podium At Stop #1 Of The 2014 Hellenic SUP Cup In Loutsa

July 16, 2014

The opening race of the 4th Hellenic SUP Cup in Greece was held at Loutsa Bay on Sunday July 6, 2014 with a strong 5-mile downwind race.

Team Naish hit the water with confidence as the 20-knot N-NE winds proved challenging, pushing participants of all levels to the limits one stroke at a time.

Watch the video recap here:

Congratulations to the below participants and their noteworthy finishes on their trusty Naish boards!

Men’s 14’0’’ Class
1st George Fragkos (Naish Javelin x26 14’0’’ LE)
2nd – George Konstantis (Naish Javelin x26 14’0’’ LE)

Men’s 12’6’’ Class
1st Akis Hrisohou (Naish Javelin 12’6’’ GX)
2nd – Marios Kritis (Naish Javelin LE 12’6’’)
3rd – John Tountas (Naish Glide GX 12’6’’)

Women’s 12’6’’ Class
1st – Poly Pilou (Naish Javelin 12’6’’ MC)

FUN Division
1st Vaggelis Avramidis (Naish Nalu 11’6’’)

Kids Division

1st (14’0” Class)Leonidas Tsortanidis (Naish Javelin 14’0’’) and
1st (12’6” Class) – George Giginis (Naish Glide 12’6’’)

1st – Ioanna Sirti (Naish Glide 14’0’’)

The first out of four in total races has ended but the hunt for the Hellenic Sup Cup Title has just begun! Just three more races until the new 2014 Greek Champion is crowned.

See you at the Olympic Rowing Center in Athens (Shoinias Bay) on Sunday, July 27th 2014 for the second flat water race of the 4th Hellenic SUP Cup 2014!

Photos: Albina Shumkova / Naish Greece