“12 Towers” Post-Race Interview: Paul Jackson

Paul Jackson came in fifth at the weekend’s super competitive 12 Towers Stand Up Paddle Ocean Race on the Gold Coast, Australia, after an hour long battle with fellow locals (and training partners) Jake Jensen and Beau O’Brian.

The Gold Coaster will be representing New Zealand (for some reason…) at the ISA World Stand Up Paddle Championship in a couple of weeks.

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“12 Towers” Post-Race Interview: Angie Jackson

Angela Jackson came in a close second at the weekend’s 12 Towers Stand Up Paddle Ocean Race.

A strong start saw her lead for much of the race, but the Gold Coast local was eventually edged out by New South Wales’ Terrene Black.

WATCH this quick post-race chat we had with Angie, where she talks about secret board tests, women’s racing as well as the upcoming ISA World Champs in Peru.   → READ MORE

“12 Towers” Post-Race Interview: Travis Grant

Travis Grant won Saturday’s epic “12 Towers” Ocean SUP Race on the Gold Coast, Australia.

The C4 Team Rider beat all-star lineup that included Jamie Mitchell and a bunch of the world’s elite.

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[RESULTS] 12 Towers Ocean Race (Gold Coast, Australia)

Results from the 12 Towers Ocean SUP Race held on the Gold Coast, Australia.

Conditions were awesome, with a good tail wind kicking in right before the start of the race to make for some super fun downwinder conditions.

There was a fair bit of swell though, which made it pretty tough getting out the back to the start line (and even tougher getting in to the finish line…).

Travis Grant put in a huge effort to beat an all-star field, narrowly edging out 10x World Champ Jamie Mitchell and a bunch of other elite paddlers.   → READ MORE

Massive Talent Racing On The Gold Coast This Weekend!

Seems like there’s been a big international SUP race every weekend the past few weeks. First it was Miami, then Perth, then San Diego.

This week it’s Australia’s Gold Coast that will be hosting many of the world’s best paddlers.

The 12 Towers Ocean SUP Race is happening this Saturday (4th Feb) from Coolangatta to Burleigh Heads (click here to check out the 14km course map).

There’s over $6,000 in cash & prizes up for grabs and the race has attracted plenty of the world’s top racers, including 10x World Champ Jamie Mitchell, Battle of the Paddle Hawaii winner Travis Grant, plus a heap of local and national talent.   → READ MORE