- 08 August 2011 | Bodyboarding
Sergio Alonzo has won the Turbo Zicatela Pro Trials, narrowly beating Joe Clarke in 2nd and strangle holding Igor Sanchez, third, and Ulises Rodriguez, fourth, both requiring a combination of scores to win.
Alonzo scored an impressive 9.15 on a high flying invert to secure his position into the 2011 AGIT/Turbo Zicatela Pro Grand Slam as the top seeded trialist. “I am really happy I made it into the GSS event,” Sergio elated. “Now, I will give it my all! ”
Sergio has his work cut out with a GSS round 1 matchup against 05/07 World Champion, Ben Player, Dallas Singer and fellow trialist, Jack Cerne.
Ulises Rodriguez is the only local competitor who has managed to secure himself a spot in the AGIT/Turbo Zicatela Pro Grand Slam event. Finishing 4th in the trials, Rodriguez is seeded to face Pierre Louis Costes, Dave Winchester and fellow trials finalist, Igor Sanchez in his Round 1 GSS heat.
“I will fight for all I can and thank my family for their support and am proud to be representing Mexico” Rodriguez added.
The remaining four trialists, managing to secure a spot in the GSS event are: Tom Rigby (5th), Jack Cerne (6th), James Murdock (7th) and Fabio Rodriguez (8th).