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Maui’s Macedo Siblings Triumph at USA Surfing Championships

June 29, 2016, 7:40 AM HST
* Updated June 29, 7:46 AM
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Ocean Macedo gets chaired up the beach at Lower Trestles to claim his victory in the Boys Under 14 division. Photo: USA Surfing

Ocean Macedo gets chaired up the beach at Lower Trestles to claim his victory in the Boys Under 14 division. Photo: USA Surfing/Jack McDaniel

Ocean with the backside approach in San Clemente, California. Photo: USA Surfing

Ocean with the backside approach in San Clemente, California. Photo: USA Surfing/Jack McDaniel

Maui's Summer Macedo rockets off the top, en route to second place in Girls Under 16 at Trestles. ///ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 0626.sc.SURFING- 06/23/2016 - FRED SWEGLES, ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER Surfing America's USA Championships

Maui’s Summer Macedo glides off the top, en route to second place in Girls Under 16 at Trestles. ///ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 0626.sc.SURFING- 06/23/2016 – FRED SWEGLES, ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER

Summer Macedo slicing her way to a 2nd place finish Photo: Jack McDaniel

Summer Macedo slicing her way to a 2nd place finish Photo: Jack McDaniel

Summer drives off the bottom Photo: Nate Harrington

Summer drives off the bottom Photo: Nate Harrington

Summer Macedo Photo: Jack McDaniel

Summer Macedo Photo: Jack McDaniel

Ocean uses his backside approach to take the win in California Photo: Jack McDaniel

Ocean uses his backside approach to take the win in California Photo: Jack McDaniel

Ocean celebrates his big National Title win Photo: Jack McDaniel

Ocean celebrates his big National Title win Jack McDaniel

Ocean hoisting his 1st Place trophy in honor of the Hawaiian State. Photo: USA Surfing

Ocean hoisting his 1st Place trophy in honor of the Hawaiian State. Photo: USA Surfing

Summer with her 2nd place trophy in the Under 16 division. Photo: Jack McDaniel

Summer with her 2nd place trophy in the Under 16 division. Photo: Jack McDaniel

Maui siblings Summer and Ocean Macedo showcased their well crafted skills at Lower Trestles in San Clemente, California for a 1st and 2nd place finish at the USA Surfing Championships.

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With a pumping south swell over the event period the Junior competitors had world class surfing conditions to showcase their talents against the best young surfers in nation.

Maui’s rising start siblings Summer and Ocean dominated the field and quickly advanced to the finals for a strong finish .

Ocean, age 14, showed power and fitness and tallied a heat total of 16.77 out of 20 to take the win in the Boys Under 14 division.

Older sister Summer, age 16, came up just short of a first place finish but none the less showed maturity well beyond her years and proudly took the runner up position in the Girls Under 16 division.

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Congratulations to both Maui surfers.

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