Hosts the US moved into the lead at the staff standings after the 6th day of festival on the International Junior Surfing Championship at Huntington Seashore in California.
The USA are the one staff with 10 of 12 surfers nonetheless ultimate within the match as they started their push for gold with a forged efficiency.
Protecting champions Japan, Hawaii and Spain also are in rivalry heading into the general two days of motion.
Kirra Pinkerton was once a number of the American surfers who inspired as she scored the best warmth totals within the women’ occasions with totals of 15.67 and 15.50.
Caitlin Simmers of america, protecting gold medallist within the women’ under-16 department, was once the highest performer in her class with a warmth rating of 13.20.
Hawaii’s Kai Paula helped stay his staff within the operating for the identify by means of recording a complete of 15.93, the best recorded within the boys’ under-16 match.
The primary medals can be awarded on the match within the Aloha Cup the following day.
It includes a distinctive staff relay layout and comes to the highest 8 groups from the former two editions of the development – Japan, america, Australia, Hawaii, France, Spain, Brazil and South Africa.