SUP world champion Izzi Gomez coming to Vail for GoPro Mountain Games

By Ross Leonhart

VAIL — Izzi Gomez is traveling the world as a professional stand-up paddleboarder, and growing up along the way.The two-time SUP world champion and gold medalist recently celebrated her Sweet 16 like any professional, sponsored athlete would.“Honestly, I just went and ate dinner with my mom, brother and one of my friends. It was kind of mellow,” said Gomez, who will be in town competing in the GoPro Mountain Games this weekend. Born and raised in Jupiter, Florida, and now living in California, the young phenom is looking forward to her time in Vail, as far away from an ocean …

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