SURFING legend Kelly Slater failed to qualify for the 2021 Summer Olympic Games at Tokyo, Japan. Watch semi-final video below. John John Florence, 27, from Hawaii, clinched the last remaining spot to join California’s Kolohe Andino, 25, the first U.S. Olympic qualifier. Not to be outdone, four-time World Champion Carissa Moore, 27, from Honolulu, Hawaii, and Caroline Marks, 17, the youngest surfer ever to qualify for the women’s Championship Tour, each clinched a spot for the USA women’s team.
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Watch Kolohe Andino demonstrate his latest tricks in preparation for the 2021 Olympics.
Medina vs Florence
Watch Medina and Florence go head to head in a battle worth watching again.
ABOUT the 2021 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan will feature Surfing for the first time. There will be twenty females and twenty males. To learn more, please watch the video above.