Great news has just arrived for the surfing community of Costa Rica and the whole nation. Brisa Hennessy, a talented surfer and Costa Rican athlete, has officially qualified for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. This is a significant achievement for Brisa, who will represent the country for the second consecutive time in the world’s top sporting event.
The International Surfing Association (ISA) confirmed that Brisa has already secured her spot in the Olympics thanks to her 12th place in the Championship Tour ranking that she is currently competing in.
In the last Olympic Games held in Tokyo 2020, Brisa left a remarkable impression by achieving a historic fifth place in the first year of surfing’s presentation at the highest level.
This time, she is determined to make an even bigger impact and bring home a medal for Costa Rica. Her success is not only an inspiration for young surfers but for the whole nation, as she embodies the values of determination, perseverance, and hard work.
Despite the fact that the Paris 2024 Olympics will be held in France, the surfing venue will be in Teahupo’o, French Polynesia. This location is known for its challenging waves and is regarded as one of the best surfing spots in the world. Brisa and other talented surfers will have the opportunity to showcase their skills in this breathtaking location and compete for the ultimate prize.
ISA President Fernando Aguerre expressed his excitement for the women surfers who have already secured their spots for Tahiti, stating, “What a great way to kick off the 2023 season. My heartfelt congratulations to Teresa, Brisa, Johanne, and Tati, all Tokyo 2020 Olympians, for their outstanding achievements. I can’t wait to see who else makes history this year and joins the wave of Teahupo’o and the Paris Olympics.”
Brisa’s achievement is a milestone for Costa Rican surfing and highlights the nation’s potential in the sport. As the Olympic Games approach, the nation’s attention will turn towards Brisa and the other athletes representing Costa Rica. Her success is a testament to the passion and commitment of the surfing community and will inspire future generations of Costa Rican surfers to follow in her footsteps.
Brisa Hennessy’s qualification for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games is a proud moment for the nation of Costa Rica and the surfing community worldwide.
Her achievements in the sport have placed Costa Rica on the map of the international surfing scene, and her journey is a testament to the power of hard work, dedication, and resilience. We wish her the best of luck as she represents her country once again and competes for the ultimate prize in surfing.