With much pain and pain, Lucca Messinas apologized to Peru for not being able to continue fighting for a medal in surfing, his great desire and the desire of an entire country that has not held a medal since Barcelona 1992.
“I feel quite sad, anyway I wanted to represent my country in the best way”Messinas pointed out to ATV after the loss to Australian Owen Wright.
“Sorry to all the people of Peru for not having passed (the phase), I tried to give everything, I don’t know if I could have given more … maybe. Sorry guys, I always try to represent you as well as possible and if not, I feel very sad. But these are championships that motivate me to continue training and representing Peru in the championships that continue to come, there is still a long way to go, so we have to continue, “added the 25-year-old athlete.
Despite the kilometers of distance, Lucca Messinas always felt supported by the country and this was reflected in his final words. “I want to thank all the people who were watching, sending me the vibes, I have several messages on Instagram, Facebook … I want to thank you for getting up early and sending me the best vibes. Unfortunately I am leaving the championship with this position, but follow us because still I have a long career to learn “, ended.