Naish’s Kai Lenny put on a dominant performance in today’s Long Distance, powering off the start, and breaking away to establish a solid lead amidst the World Class fleet in attendance, a lead he would ultimately maintain to the end to take victory in today’s Race. Currently tying for first place on the Overall World […]

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It is exciting to see the impressive progression in the Women’s division of the Stand Up World Tour, as the leading lights on Tour are getting increasingly challenged by a new breed of athletes stepping up to do battle. A prime example of this came in the form of Yuuka Horikoshi from Japan, who put […]

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Felipe Rodriguez continued his impressive form yesterday to take the US SUP Open Trials win amidst World Class competition and challenging conditions. Seeming to revel in the smaller conditions Felipe was able to generate so much speed and link together dynamic and radical turns in the small Huntington Beach Surf. It didn’t stop there, as […]

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Connor Baxter (Starboard) puts on another stellar performance in today’s long distance race to take the win on day one here in Japan, but not without a serious battle. Connor led through the first lap, but on the upwind leg on lap 2, Kai Lenny (Naish) was able to battle back to take the lead […]

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Today could not have dawned better for the young Hawaiian Zane Schweitzer (Starboard), with solid surf and thus his ideal conditions for the final day of action here in Rome, the World Series Sprint Racing. Through the rounds, Zane was looking strong, all the way through to the final, where solid sets hit, creating chaos […]

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Ane Zulaika Aranburu (Bic SUP) has been one of the most consistent competitors across this year’s European Cup, putting on a solid performance at the Barcelona SUP World Series to finish in 5th, then a runner up finish behond Celine Guesdon (Bic SUP) in Finland, and now backing it up with a win here at […]

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The RYA is delighted to announce that the free third party insurance it provides to all RYA windsurfing members through RYA member partner Bishop Skinner Marine, has now been extended to include stand-up paddleboards (SUP). Currently if you nominate windsurfing as one of your boating interests when you join the RYA, you will automatically receive […]

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Bluesmiths announces the release of “Never Give Up” – a short documentary film about the experiences of James “Jimmy” Spithill in the Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championships. Jimmy Spithill needs no introduction. He is an accomplished Australian yachtsman and two-time winner of the America’s Cup as skipper of Oracle Team USA. With a well-earned […]

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The Italia Surf Expo World SUP Challenge has fast become an athletes’ favorite, as we saw the culmination of the European Cup in 2014 and crowned both European Cup and Championship Titles, but also saw a celebration of beach culture like no other. Santa Severa Beach in the Commune of Santa Marinella on the outskirts […]

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