May 19, 2024

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Surf wonder of Sorsogon qualified for round 2 of Repechage in El Salvador

Vea Estrellado. Photo from FB

From ISA Surf City, El Salvador -The dream to qualify for the 2021 Tokyo Olympic is still reachable for the Gubat, Sorsogon native Vea Estrellado after she tops the first-round heat in the Repechage event for the women shortboard at Surf City El Salvador.

The 17-year-old surfing wonder was among the top thirty women surfers in the competition and earned 12 points on the third day of the competition among the Repechage qualifiers. She has to top the second round among the wild card entries in the prestigious event to continue her dream for an Olympic slot.

Estrellado is part of the six-group national team seeking a qualifying berth for the Tokyo Olympics.

Vea Estrellado. Photo from FB