ISA Worlds distance race: 19-year-old Duna Gordillo and 16-year-old “Shrimpy” claim incredible wins to herald the new generation
Spain's Duna Gordillo has upset her teammate Espe Barreras while 16-year-old Shuri "Shrimpy" Araki from Japan overpowered Titou and Boothy to win gold in the ISA distance race in Puerto Rico today. Duna crossed the line in utter disbelief before being mobbed by her teammates, producing some of the most iconic images of the event...
As the ISA Worlds begin in Puerto Rico, so too does a generational shift in women’s racing
Duna Gordillo was just five years old when Jenny Kalmbach won the 2008 Battle of the Paddle, an event that kickstarted modern SUP racing. This week, the two women will verse each other at the ISA Worlds in Puerto Rico where th
The kids are taking over 😳 avg. age on the 12 Towers men’s podium? 16 years, 4 months…
Want to hear a scary statistic? The average age on the men's podium in yesterday's 12 Towers downwind event was 16 years, 4 months. That's an age when most kids are still a year away from graduating high school. An age when you're not even supposed to
12 TOWERS: Noic Garioud puts on a masterclass, Karla Gilbert wins title #7 and a 13-year-old shocks the veterans
Noic "Chicken" Garioud and Karla Gilbert have claimed the 12 Towers ocean race in Australia today, with more than 150 paddlers enjoying a firing downwind run along Queensland's famed Gold Coast to cap off a big weekend at Australia's premiere paddling event. Nobody got near Noic