Tag - Open Ocean

Hawaii: Ka’iwi Channel Proves a Tough Opponent for the World’s Top Athletes at 17th Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill completes first solo attempt at 32-mile open-ocean crossing on stand up paddleboard.(PRWeb July 29, 2013)Read the full story at

Hawaii: Official Athlete Start List Announced for Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

Along with the best in the sport, America’s Cup champion and Oracle Team USA skipper James Spithill joins a sold out race featuring top paddleboarders from 15 countries, including stars from the worlds of surfing and television to compete in a 32-mil...

Hawaii: Elite Athlete Field Announced for 16th Annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships on July 29, 2012, Presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager

The 16th annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager are set to host nearly 300 men and women, representing the world’s top traditional (prone) and stand up paddleboarders (SUP) who will cross the infamous Ka’iwi Channel in a test of endurance and wave riding skills. On Sunday, July 29, 2012, athletes will cover 32 miles of open ocean between the Hawaiian Islands of Molokai and Oahu. They will battle strong currents and surf for [...]

Hawaii: Elite Athlete Field Announced for 16th Annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships on July 29, 2012 …

The 16th annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager are set to host nearly 300 men and women, representing the world’s top traditional (prone) and stand up paddleboarders (SUP) who will cross the infamous Ka’iwi Channel in a test of endurance and wave riding skills. On Sunday, July 29, 2012, athletes will cover 32 miles of open ocean ...

Hawaii: Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships Sell Out Early

Corporate partnerships increase for 16th annual 32-mile open-ocean race. Rob Machado and Joel Parkinson set to compete in SUP and prone divisions as top athletes in the surfing world continue to test their abilities in the Channel of Bones. On July 29, 2012, the world’s best stand up paddleboarders (SUP) and prone paddlers from 15 countries will compete in a 32-mile race across the infamous Ka’iwi channel, also known as the Channel of Bones, between the islands of Molokai [...]

Hawaii: Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships Sell Out Early

Corporate partnerships increase for 16th annual 32-mile open-ocean race.Rob Machado and Joel Parkinson set to compete in SUP and prone divisions as top athletes in the surfing world continue to test their abilities in the Channel of Bones. On July 29, 2012, the world’s best stand up paddleboarders (SUP) and prone paddlers from 15 countries will compete in a 32-mile race across the infamous Ka ...

15th Annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championship Sets Records On The Waves

Australian Jamie Mitchell claims 10th consecutive title over 32-mile open ocean crossing. Connor Baxter and Jordan Mercer stun the paddling world with strength and poise to become youngest solo champions in both prone and SUP divisions.(PRWeb August 01, 2011)Read the full story at

15th Annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championship Sets Records On The Waves

Australian Jamie Mitchell claims 10th consecutive title over 32-mile open ocean crossing. Connor Baxter and Jordan Mercer stun the paddling world with strength and poise to become youngest solo champions in both prone and SUP divisions.Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Sunday, July 31, 2011 produced favorable race conditions with 15 to 20-knot winds and eight foot swells. ...

Stand-up paddle magazine

It seems everyday more and more people can be seen at your local surf spot or harbor riding a stand- up paddle board. Due to the overwhelming growth of the sport, a new magazine will soon be hitting store shelves in your area. Standup Paddle Magazine is the first dedicated publication all about the latest ocean craze. It’ll feature everything from fitness paddling for those who like calm waters, to the novice or expert who enjoys the open ocean and riding waves. The magazine will also