Tag - Waves

Standup paddleboarding making waves at Culver Marina

CULVER — Sir Isaac Newton once wrote, “If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” Generations later, we can literally now see further — through the emergence of standup paddleboarding.

Hawaii: New Champions Crowned and Racers Battle to Defend Titles at 16th Annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

Any paddler at the 16th annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager would agree that there were nearly 300 personal victories for those who completed the grueling 32-mile crossing of the Ka’iwi Channel, also known as the Channel of Bones. When the final race results were reported on Sunday, July 29, 2012, new course records were set, two champions successfully defended their titles, two new champions were crowned and three professional surfers including Rob [...]

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 [...]

Locals hitting the waves in Peru, Australia

Go online right away and you might catch San Clemente's Kolohe Andino, 17, testing his skills against 11-time world champion Kelly Slater as the 2012 ASP World Tour is under way in Australia. The $425,000 Quiksilver Pro began Friday at Snapper Rocks,...