The 17-year-old Watanabe and five-time SUP World Champion Gomez overpowered formidable fields to earn their first-ever WSL wins.
A dream run ended in glory for Gomez for the SLO CAL Open at Morro Bay with her maiden WSL win.
Moving day determined finals day draws and the five-time SUP World Champion found long-awaited QS success and prepares for the remaining
The up-and-coming Southern California talent is back into finals day to start 2020 strong on the Central Coast.
It's been a few years coming for the Floridian-born, San Clemente, California, resident to snag her first QS heat win and now is in the
Burke already has one QS victory to her name and now looks for a second at a place that helped pave the way in her amateur career.
The younger generation led by the Lindblad siblings and Caitlin Simmers took over day two at Morro Bay with proper swell on hand.
The recent SLO CAL Open at Pismo Beach victor debuted in Morro Bay with a big Round 1 heat win.
The Newport, California, local and future Mexican Olympic hopeful let loose on her backhand attack to start her Morro Bay campaign.