Quartet of Maui competitors among final 16 at SUP event

Four paddlers from Maui are among the final 16 in the Stand Up World Tour’s Abu Dhabi All Stars Grand Slam, which is scheduled to finish today.

Kai Lenny of Spreckelsville won his first-round heat on Monday at Wade Adventure Park, moving directly to the third round, and Connor Baxter of Pukalani advanced through a repecharge round.

Zane Schweitzer of Lahaina and Kody Kerbox of Haiku had already reached the third round. Kerbox and Lenny are paired together in the final heat of the round of 16.

Bernd Roediger of Kahului bowed out in the repecharge.