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2012 Paddle For Humanity Washington DC Race Results

Here are the results from the 2012 Paddle For Humanity Washington DC race held last Saturday, August 25, 2012.
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Cocoa Beach Florida welcomes the Stand Up World Series from the 8th – 9th September

Friday 17 August

Check out the highlights from the action at Turtle Bay

Check out the highlights from last weekend’s racing at the Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge presented by Pacifico and Naish.
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Connor Baxter wins Overall at the Turtle Bay Event

Connor gets straight Bullets in the Long Distance and Sprint Race Course – and takes the Overall Title at the World Series Event!!!

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World Series Event – recap Connor Baxter:

The 2012 Turtle Bay contest was super sick and a lot of fun. It was a two day event with the long distance and the sprint race.
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Connor Baxter secures a well deserved win at the Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge

Monday 13 August

Connor Baxter secures bullet win at Turtle Bay Resort

Connor Baxter (Starboard) locks in the Title at the Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge presented by Pacifico and Naish with bullet wins in both long distance and sprint courses.
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Tension mounting at Turtle Bay, while Florida Stop in Cocoa Beach gathers momentum

Friday 10 August

Cocoa Beach Florida to host World Series in September

We are proud to confirm that on the 8th and 9th of September, Cocoa Beach Florida and more specifically, the International Palms Resort in Cocoa Beach will host the next Pacifico US stop on the Stand Up World Series.
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Watermans Paddle for Humanity heads to Washington DC

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The Watermans Paddle for Humanity heads to Washington DC

The family-friendly event will also serve as the WPA National Qualifying race

George Town, DC - The Watermans Paddle for Humanity (PFH) is heading to Georgetown for the fourth stop of the 2012 series. The family-friendly event will also serve as the Mid-Atlantic Region 6 National Qualifier for the World Paddle Association, Continue reading ‘Watermans Paddle for Humanity heads to Washington DC’

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Connor Baxter Wins the Molokai-2-Oahu World Championships

For the Second Consecutive Year – Connor wins the Molokai-2-Oahu World Championships – and beats his own record set last year by over 13 minutes.

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Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge presented by Pacifico and Naish: August 11-12

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Thursday 26 July

The Stand Up World Series comes home to Turtle Bay

The Stand Up World Series returns to its HQ at Turtle Bay Resort on the 11th – 12th August for the next stop on the 2012 World Series: the Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge, presented by Pacifico and Naish.
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ABBEY, STRICKLAND, KANIA TRUMP NA PALI PADDLEBOARD RACE, KAUAI

The 3rd Annual

ABBEY, STRICKLAND, KANIA FASTEST IN CALM CONDITIONS

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The Stand Up World Series presents the Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge: 11 – 12th August

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Tuesday 17 July


Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge coming up next

We are now heading back to Hawaii and the North Shore of Oahu for the Turtle Bay Summer Paddle Challenge in association with Pacifico at the Waterman League’s HQ.
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2012 Triple Crown of SUP – Recap by Connor Baxter

Connor wins the Triple Crown of SUP Overall Elite Men’s.

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The 2012 Triple Crown of SUP is an event that spans over 3 weekends on Maui.

The first event was a downwinder from Maliko Gulch to Kahalui Harbor on July 1st. I missed this event – because I was competing in Chicago at the Stand Up World Series event.
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Interview with Scott Gamble at the 2012 Quiksilver Waikiki Paddle Festival

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I caught up with Scott Gamble during the 2012 Quiksilver Waikiki Paddle Festival. This was right after Scott became the overall winner of the Hawaii Kai Run, SUP unlimited men’s division. He shared some SUP racing perspectives with me. Video below. Continue reading ‘Interview with Scott Gamble at the 2012 Quiksilver Waikiki Paddle Festival’

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NA PALI RACE ANNOUNCES $15,550 PRIZE PURSE

The 3rd Annual

Saturday, July 21, 2012
Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii
~ The World’s Most Spectacular Paddleboard Race ~

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Connor Baxter wins the Sprint racing component of the Stand Up World Series

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Monday 2 July

Chicago sees intense action, storms and sunshine in 1 day

During a day that started out beautifully, Chicago saw intense action on the water, but also a taste of nature’s raw power as a fast moving storm ravaged North Avenue for over 30 mins, only to return to a picture perfect finish for the 1st day of Pacifico’s Chicago World Paddle Challenge, presented by Starboard.
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Interview with George Kam at the 2012 Quiksilver Waikiki Paddle Festival

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Here’s an interview I did with George Kam, organizer of the 2012 Quiksilver Waikiki Paddle Festival. George is truly an Ambassador of Aloha and he throws an awesome party. If you ever get a chance to go to a party that George hosts, you should go. The food will be awesome and everyone will have a great time. I asked George to share some background info on this year’s Quicksilver Waikiki Race event. Click below for the video. Continue reading ‘Interview with George Kam at the 2012 Quiksilver Waikiki Paddle Festival’

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