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Connor Baxter wins the tie break in a dramatic close to the Namotu World Paddle Challenge

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Friday 18 November

Connor Baxter battles to the end here at the Namotu World Paddle Challenge presented by Air Pacific

In a dramatic close to the Namotu World Paddle Challenge presented by Air Pacific, a final tie break was held to decide the final overall results for the event for both 1st and 3rd places.
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Kai Lenny wins the surf slalom of the Namotu World Paddle Challenge Fiji

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Wednesday 16 November

Kai Lenny wins the Surf Slalom at Namotu Island

19 year old, 2 x Stand Up Paddlesurfing Wolrd Champion and second place finisher in the Long distance, Kai Lenny storms to victory at the challenging Surf Slalom race of the Namotu World Paddle Challenge Fiji, presented by Air Pacific.
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The Namotu World Paddle Challenge gets off to a flying start here in Fiji

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Sunday 13 November

Connor Baxter puts on a doiminant performance in Fiji

18 year old Connor Baxter puts on a legendary performance here in Fiji to win the epic long distance from Natadola Beach to Namotu Island ahead of a stellar fleet of athletes. Taking an early lead out of the gate, Connor navigated his way successfuly down the 22 mile course to win the first leg of the first stop on the 2012 Stand Up World Series. In Connor’s words:
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WaveJet Brand Ambassador Garrett McNamara Breaks Big Wave World Record

WAVEJET BRAND AMBASSADOR GARRETT MCNAMARA BREAKS WORLD RECORD RIDING BIGGEST WAVE EVER

WaveJet Global Brand Ambassador, Garrett McNamara makes history again by breaking the current record of the biggest wave ever surfed while on location in Nazare, Portugal. International surf industry and wave experts have collaborated in measuring the wave, estimated to have a height of approximately 90 feet.
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Surf for the Soul Halloween Session!

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Aloha ghouls and boils!

It’s that time of year again! Bust out your craziest costumes and come down for a super-fun surf session with Spirit Sessions and Kids Hurt Too!
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Leco Salazar wins the AlmaSurf Mormaii International presented by Skol

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Wednesday 26 October

Leco Salazar wins Skol’s Alma Surf Mormaii International

Leco Salazar puts together a stunning performance in the Finals of the AlmaSurf International presented by Skol to take the win in front of an ecstatic home crowd and ahead of an on form Kai Lenny.
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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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Appleby Wins Four Straight, Mitchell Challenges for BOP Title

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Appleby paddles her signature race board to five straight victories

Jamie Mitchell headlines epic Mens Elite BOP clash

Santa Cruz, CA (October 4, 2011) – Surftech team rider Candice Appleby of San Clemente put an exclamation mark on a historical SUP race season by sweeping the Battle of the Paddle Womens Elite Race and the Distance Race September 24th & 25th.    

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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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Paddle for Humanity recognized for Philanthropic effort at 1st annual SUP Awards

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Paddle for Humanity recognized for Philanthropic
effort at 1st annual SUP Awards

 
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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

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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

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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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