Vinnicius Martins is the World SUP Champion! The Brazilian JP rider earned his first-ever ISA Gold Medal in the Men’s SUP Distance Race in El Salvador during the World SUP Championship on November 25th. The event featured the elite of the SUP riders of the world.

Photo: Sean Evans - International Surfing Association

After taking an early lead, Vinnicius managed to keep a good distance to the other riders. His high-class performance in the 2019 gave him the experience and the motivation needed to finish 1st. This is a spectacular achievement in one of the most important events of the SUP world. Martins continues to improve his level consolidates his name as one of the best!

Great job Vinni! From all of us at JP-AUSTRALIA! We are so proud of you!

Photos: Sean Evans – International Surfing Association

Two days later, El Salvador saw another great performance of “Vinni”! He finished 3rd the Men’s Sup Technical Race of the ISA World Cup.