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SUP Clinic this Sunday, Oct. 23rd, 8-10 am

Blue Planet Surf

Blue Planet Surf and Wet Feet bring you free clinics and board demos with safety, board design, and basic paddle technique clinics for intermediate and advanced paddlers and a introduction to SUP for first timers. Try our demo fleet for free, learn beginner and advanced paddle technique at the clinics and get advice on equipment. Demo boards by Blue Planet, Everpaddle Starboards, Aquaglide, C4 Waterman, Paddle Surf Hawaii, Dennis Pang, and more, including SUP race boards.
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C4 Waterman – Live from Outdoor Retailer Video

Todd Bradley sent us this video taken from the 2011 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. In the video, Liam Wilmott talks about the latest products and innovations from C4 Waterman.


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The North Shore Paddle Challenge sets the standard for the Stand Up World Series

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Monday 17 October

The North Shore Paddle Challenge is an amazing success

The North Shore Paddle Challenge at Turtle Bay Resort proved to be a groundbreaking event for the sport of Stand Up Paddle racing, as the foundations have now clearly been set for the 2012 Stand Up World Series.
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San Francisco’s Battle of the Bay October 29

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Ready to Rock San Francisco ?  

The 2011 Battle of the Bay Stand Up Paddling is an open invitation race for paddlers of all abilties. In addition to World Class Elite Stand Up paddling racing the event will feature Amateur Racing, Kids Racing, a Manufacturers Exposition on October 29th and is centered on McNears Beach in San Rafael California.

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North Shore Paddle Challenge & the Stand Up World Series

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Wednesday 5 October

$15,000 prize-money announced for the North Shore Paddle Challenge at Turtle Bay Resort

The North Shore Paddle Challenge at Turtle Bay Resort will take place from next Friday 14th – Sunday 16th October. This groundbreaking event will boast a $15,000 prize purse and provide the template for the 2012 Stand Up World Series, with elimination format sprint racing through the surf and the legendary North Shore downwinder. Register now at www.standupworldseries.com
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Antoine Delpero wins the Huntington Beach Pro, presented by Starboard

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Monday 3 October

Antoine Delpero from France comes out victorious

After 3 spectacular days of competition, that saw a fiercely contested Trials event that went straight into and even more intense Main event, France’s Antoine Delpero managed to find his best form of the contest so far in the all important Final heat.
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The Trials are completed in beautiful conditions at the Huntington Beach Pro

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Friday 30 September

Trials Event completed in spectacular conditions at HB

After 2 full days of spectacular conditions here at Surf City USA for the Huntington Beach Pro, presented by Starboard, a field of nearly 60 athletes from 14 different countries stepped up to the challenge to earn their place in the Main Event.
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Catalina Island SUP Festival this weekend !!!

CATALINA ISLAND SUP FESTIVAL
SEPTEMBER 30TH – OCTOBER 2ND

$15,000 Elite Cash Purse, Demos, Beer Garden, Live Music, Films, Parties and much more….

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CHING & APPLEBY Distance Champs at BATTLE OF THE PADDLE CA

BOP CA 2011

CHING THE KING OF DISTANCE at BOP
Candice Appleby Wins Women’s Distance Race

Dana Point, CA – (Sept. 25, 2011) – California’s distance paddling king Danny Ching returned to the winner’s podium at the Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle, taking first in the 10-mile stand-up paddle (SUP) race. Continue reading ‘CHING & APPLEBY Distance Champs at BATTLE OF THE PADDLE CA’

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Download: Highlight footage Battle of the Paddle California – Baxter, Mitchell, Ching, Appleby

BOP CA 2011

 

Download Highlight Footage from Day 1 Here

Footage includes action from the Elite Race and the Open Race as well as interviews with men’s Elite champion Connor Baxter & women’s Elite champion Candice Appleby, as well as interviews with Jamie Mitchell and Danny Ching. 

 

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Baxter & Appleby Win Rainbow Sandals Battle of the Paddle Elite Race

BOP CA 2011

 

RAINBOW SANDALS GERRY LOPEZ BATTLE OF THE PADDLE  

September 24 & 25       

Doheny State Beach    

 

LIVE ON THE WEB: www.battleofthepaddle.com   

  

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New Elite Race Format has BOP Champions On Guard

BOP CA 2011

 

RAINBOW SANDALS GERRY LOPEZ BATTLE OF THE PADDLE World’s Best SUP Paddlers, Elite Sprint & Distance Races

Stand-Up Paddle Expo, Novice and Kids Race

 

September 24 & 25

Doheny State Beach

  

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The Huntington Beach Pro, now just a week away

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Tuesday 20 September

The Huntington Beach Pro will begin the 28th September

The long anticipated Huntington Beach Pro, stop 4 of the 2011 Stand Up World Tour will kick off next Tueday 27th evening, with a welcome, meet and greet and registration eveningĀ  at Tommy Bahama Grille in Newport, Costa Mesa from 5 – 8pm.

As tension mounts coming into this pinnacle 4th stop on Tour, all eyes are on Huntington with all the Top riders in attendance and one of the largest and most competitive Trials fields in the history of the Tour.
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Battle of the Paddle California here now – Are You Ready?

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Are you ready to Rock-n-Roll !!!   

 
   RACERS SAVE MONEY & REGISTER ONLINE NOW:

Online registration will close Thursday Sept. 22 at midnight (Pacific Standard Time).   

On-site registration will be available both Saturday & Sunday at Doheny State Beach starting at 7:00am.

 

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10 days to Battle of the Paddle California, Doheny State Beach

BOP CA 2011


World’s Preeminent Stand-Up Paddle (SUP) Race

Doheny State Beach, Dana Point, CA, USA 

$25,000 Prize Purse  

Sept. 24 & 25, 2011   

  

Media Contact: Jodi Wilmott (808) 258-8533

Event Contact: Barrett Tester (949) 276-4431×216

 

**Athletes will be available for advance interviews at Doheny Beach on Thursday, September 22, and Friday, September 23.

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