Archive for the 'Events' Category
June 8th, 2013 by davi
The dates of this year’s event is set:
September 14 & 15, 2013!!
Our 3rd Annual Surf Fest was the best yet, and hope to top it this year with your help!! We would like to thank all the contestants and sponsors that contributed to making it such a memorable event.
Continue reading ‘4th Annual John “Pops” Ah Choy Surf Fest (2013)’
May 31st, 2013 by davi
Friday 31 May
USA Trilogy announced: Chicago, San Francisco & HB
With the world’s best about to embark on the European Trilogy that starts next weekend in Oleron France (with stops in the Basque Country of Spain and Germany), we are proud to announce the US Trilogy that will pick up at the end of August and hit 3 major markets in the USA.
Continue reading ‘USA Trilogy of events announced for the 2013 Stand Up World Series’
May 28th, 2013 by davi
THE SUP RACE CUP 2013 – ST. MAXIME FRANCE
By Connor Baxter
I arrived in Nice on Thursday afternoon – 2 days before the race. But – unfortunately my Starboard Race board did not show up at the airport. Yannick, who organizes the Event, picked both Bart and me up at the airport and we drove to the Event Site. Sainte Maxime is a Mediterranean town located north of Saint Tropez.
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter in Europe – 1st Stop France’
May 27th, 2013 by davi
Monday 27 May
Camp David SUP World Cup completes European Trilogy
The Waterman League is proud to announce the Camp David Hamburg SUP World Cup, the 3rd and final stop of the World Series’ European Trilogy and stop 5 on the 2013 Stand Up World Series.
Continue reading ‘Hamburg, Germany completes the World Series European Trilogy’
May 25th, 2013 by davi
This was sent us via email by Karen Baxter.
Connor Wins in France!
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter Wins in France’
May 22nd, 2013 by davi
Wednesday 22 May
The Waterman League launches their all new umbrella site
As the World Tour and Series develop on a global scale, the Waterman League is proud to launch its all new site, bringing all World Tour and World Series news and information under one roof for a more dynamic and up to date experience. Continue reading ‘The World Series heads to Europe for France & Bilbao events & new web presence’
May 12th, 2013 by davi
Connor Baxter Wins the Olukai Ho’olaule’a Event – and Defends his 2012 Title!!
Re-Cap of Event – by Connor Baxter
The Olukai Ho’olaule’a is a great event. Every year paddlers look forward to competing at this event in the infamous Maliko downwinder.
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter Wins the Olukai Ho’olaule’a’
May 5th, 2013 by davi
Sunday 5 May
Leco Salazar storms to victory at 2013 Ubatuba Pro Brazil
After 3 days of intense action here at Itamamabuca Beach in the beautiful region of Ubatuba Brazil, Leco Salazar storms to victory here at the Ubatuba Pro Brazil in a star studded fleet to secure the win at Stop 2 of the 2013 Stand Up World Tour.
Continue reading ‘Leco Salazar wins the 2013 Ubatuba Pro Brazil, stop 2 of the Stand Up World Tour’
May 3rd, 2013 by davi
Friday 3 May
The Trials reveal a whole new hotbed of talent for the Tour
The Trials component of the Ubatuba Pro, Stop 2 on the 2013 Stand Up World Tour, saw over 40 athletes battle it out for the final 8 places in the main event. With a strong show of talent, both young and old, it came down to the performance of each athlete on the day, as the 40+ athletes became 8 and the Trials were wrapped by the end of Day 1 of the Ubatuba Pro.
Continue reading ‘Ubatuba Pro Brazil gets off to a spectacular start for the Stand Up World Surfing Tour’
April 29th, 2013 by davi
Connor Baxter wins both the Sprint Racing and Long Distance Race for a clean sweep – Claiming the Overall Title at the Ubatuba Grand Slam.
Story: by Connor Baxter
The 2013 Ubatuba Grand Slam was by far the biggest turnout on the Standup World Series. From the first day of the sprints to the last seconds of the event when they took the tents down, there were a lot of spectators there to support and cheer us on.
Continue reading ‘Ubatuba Grand Slam – Recap by Connor Baxter’
April 29th, 2013 by davi
Monday 29 April
Connor Baxter wins the long distance and overall in Brazil
Connor Baxter (Starboard) makes it a clean sweep here at Stop 2 of the Stand Up World Series in Ubatuba, Brazil, winning both the sprint racing and Long distance courses at Praia do Centro and earning him the Stand Up World Series event Title here in Brazil.
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter wins Stop 2 of the 2013 Stand Up World Series in Brazil’
April 28th, 2013 by davi
Sunday 28 April
Connor Baxter wins Day 1, the World Series Sprint Racing
Connor Baxter (Starboard) builds on his momentum in 2013 with a win on day 1 of the Ubatuba Pro Grand Slam, the World Series Sprint Racing. With a stacked field of athlete featuring amongst the world’s best paddlers, Connor was able to work his way through the heats, and keep ahead of arch rival, Kai Lenny (Naish) to take the all important win.
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter wins the World Series Sprint Racing on Day 1 of the Ubatuba Pro’
April 25th, 2013 by davi
Thursday 25 April
The Ubatuba Pro Grand Slam will kick off this weekend
The Ubatuba Pro Grand Slam will kick off this weekend in the Center of Ubatuba town, at Praia do Centro. Featuring a selection of the World’s leading paddlers matching up against Brazil’s very best, this weekend’s World Series Racing promises to be some of the most exciting and fiercely contested yet on the World Series.
Continue reading ‘Build up to the Ubatuba Pro: the Starting Line’
April 14th, 2013 by davi
Friday 12 April
Ubatuba Pro Grand Slam to run from 27th April – 5th May
The Ubatuba Pro Grand Slam will run from the 27th April – 5th May in the beautiful region of Ubatuba, just north of Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Continue reading ‘Ubatuba Pro Brazil Grand Slam Entries now open: 27th April – 5th May’
April 7th, 2013 by davi
Sunday 7 April
Connor Baxter storms to victory in the All Stars Sprints
Connor Baxter (Starboard) storms to victory in the Abu Dhabi All Stars Sprints amidst a star studded field of athletes and in front of the dramatic backdrop that the CIty of Abu Dhabi provided.
Continue reading ‘Connor Baxter wins the Sprints and Zane Schweitzer the overall in Abu Dhabi’