Shaestin Grace wins first @YouGotThisKauai challenge

  • Courtesy of Seth Womble

    Muralists Seth Womble, Trysen Kanshige and Bethany Coma stand with the Jackson family in front of the “Ask Tutu” mural on the Kekaha Thrifty Mini Mart building. This is the second resilience-themed mural.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Shaestin Grace, the winner of the #RideTheWaveKauai grand prize, third from right, accepts his awards from Nannie Ann Apalla of The Kaua‘i Resilience Project, second from left, and Noelle Lau of Wilcox Health, far right, as judges Kalani Vierra, far left, David Hubbard, third from left, and Sara Miura of Deja Vu Surf Hawai‘i, second from right, look on at Kukui Grove Center.

LIHU‘E — Shaestin Grace, a student at Kaua‘i High School, became the first month’s winner of the @YouGotThisKauai social-media campaign by winning the grand prize in the #RideTheWaveKauai contest that ended in October.