Albee Layer crowned King of Groms Regional Winner

Quiksilver King Of The Groms crowned the first KOG Regional winner at 2-3 ftperfect Ala Moana yesterday.

Albee Layer 13 years old from Maui forced a “surf-off” with 10 year old Koa Smithfrom Kauai after he matched Koa’s 3 heat wins.

Albee claimed his first wave in the “sudden death” heat, a 7.5 pt barrel tobackside revers for the win.

He also netted a cool $300 for the days efforts as well as an all expense paidtrip to France to compete in the King Of The Groms International Championship Aug1-7th in Capbreton, France.