Surfing: Merewether's Jackson Baker's Championship Tour hopes rely on stoing finish in Hawaii after early exit in France

James Gardiner
By James Gardiner
Updated October 20 2021 - 1:38am, first published 1:30am
EARLY EXIT: Jackson Baker finished third in his opening heat in France. Picture: WSL

JACKSON Baker will need a strong finish in the final Challenger Series event in Hawaii to secure a spot on the World Surf League Championship Tour in 2022 after the Merewether natural footer bombed out in the first round of the Quicksilver Pro in France.

Advertisement

Ad
James Gardiner

James Gardiner

Sports Writer

James Gardiner, chief football and rugby writer at the Newcastle Herald.

Get the latest Newcastle news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.