It's going to be a big weekend as the iconic Carolina Cup returns for its 12th edition while in Spain the ill-timed World SUP Festival will attract a strong field to week three of the Euro Tour. Between these two events, half a dozen of the world's best will make their season debuts and setup a series of sensational skirmishes. Here are the big names to watch...
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
Bringin’ back the BOP: 12 Towers weekend starts with super fun surf race; Ty Judson, Karla Gilbert win in the waves
In brief: We had a super fun surf race to kick off the 12 Towers Ocean Festival on Australia's Gold Coast today 🌊💥 It was so good to see this kind of format back in Australia -- it really reminded me of the good old Battle of the Pad
We've just wrapped up an historic few days of racing here at the inaugural ICF SUP World Championships in China. There will be plenty of things said about this event over the coming days and weeks, but for now here's a quic
In brief: Team NSP’s Ty Judson has put on an ocean paddling masterclass to claim the World SUP Fetival in Costa Blanca, Spain. The humble young Australian broke away early on the 15km crossing between the small island of Tabarca back to the mainland, finishing over a minute clear of determined duo Enzo Bennett (Tahiti/425) […]