Tag - Santa Cruz

Locals Prevail at Surftech Shootout

Boehne and Appleby take top honors at Santa Cruz SUP event By Andrea Swayne Dave Boehne of Dana Point and Candice Appleby of San Clemente emerged victorious from among the largest field of competitors ever at the 2013 Surftech Shootout stand - up paddl...

Resolutions 2012: Stand up paddle boarding phenomenon is in full swing in Santa Cruz

SANTA CRUZ -- Water walkers are all the rage these days. Not in the religious sense, mind you. Stand up paddlers, who from a distance look to be walking on water, are increasingly dotting the near-shore waters of Monterey Bay when the ocean is calm.

Demand up for standup paddle: Covewater Paddle Surf presents weekend of events

SANTA CRUZ -- Scott Ruble is riding the wave of popularity for standup paddle boarding. He's the co-owner of Covewater Paddle Surf, which is sponsoring a weekend of activities geared to enthusiasts and newcomers to the fast-growing sport.

Demand up for standup paddle: Covewater Paddle Surf presents weekend of events

SANTA CRUZ -- Scott Ruble is riding the wave of popularity for standup paddle boarding. He's the co-owner of Covewater Paddle Surf, which is sponsoring a weekend of activities geared to enthusiasts and newcomers to the fast-growing sport.

Surfers hold paddle-out ceremony to mark 125th anniversary of the day surfing hit the mainland

SANTA CRUZ -- Bobbing about 100 yards offshore under a blue sky dusted with fog, nearly two dozen surfers scooped their hands beneath their boards Monday afternoon and splashed water high up into the air, a time-honored Hawaiian tradition they were using to mark the defining moment in Surf City.