John Mel joins Stevie Pittman for the USA in the Boys U16 finals!

Again sorry for the quality - but Stevie hitting hard with a 9.3 to start it off

A huge Happy Birthday to long-time USA surf team member John Mel

And straight to the finals and a huge score for the quest for Gold - Tia Bslnco

USA team stoke is strong at the final day. Even the kids that might unfortunately not make it through are contributing by holding off the competitor teams.

Frankie Harrer out now for team USA

Coach Simmo with some pre- heat encouragement for Nolan.

Frankie moving in with a strong session

Stevie Pittman getting waxed up for the main round of qualifiers

Luke Gordon starting off the day for the USA with a powerful slash