Blanchard slides by Manuel at Banyans in NSSA contest #6

The first NSSA-Hawai‘i contest of 2006 turned out to be a great ride for some of Kaua‘i’s top amateur surfers, including Hanalei’s Alana Blanchard, who fought off a tough challenge from another Kaua‘i girl, Wailua’s Malia Manuel. The two surfers