Young moves on at Manly

Maui’s Cody Young competes during the first round of the Vissla Sydney Surf Pro today at Manly Beach, Australia. Young placed second in his heat with a two-wave score of 13.37, advancing to the second round. Australia’s Mitch Crews (15.43) won the heat, Brazil’s Marcos Correa (11.70) was third and Australia’s Dayyan Neve (9.67) was fourth. Next in the World Surf League qualifying series 6,000 event, Young will take on Florida’s Evan Geiselman and Japan’s Hiroto Ohhara and Kaito Ohashi.

World Surf League / Matt Dunbar photo