Andrew Logreco Wins The Duke’s OceanFest Downwind Race… On A 12’6

Andrew Logreco Oahu Stand Up PaddleboarderAndrew Logreco and Morgan Hoesterey have taken out today’s Hawaii Paddleboard Championships, aka the Duke Race, as part of Duke’s OceanFest here in Waikiki.

With the Ultimate SUP Showdown just 24 hours away there are a whole stack of world beaters in town. Most of the pros chose to sit out today’s super hot, 9 mile downwinder from Hawaii Kai to the beach at Waikiki, however there were still a few big guns on the start line.

Despite paddling a board five feet shorter than most of his rivals, it was Logreco who took out the line honours. The North Shore lifeguard, one of the true characters of stand up paddling…   → READ MORE

Sonni Hönscheid, Andrew Logreco Win The ‘Na Pali Race’ As Downwind Month Comes To A Close

Na Pali Race stand up paddle kauaiHere are the early results from the 2014 Na Pali Paddleboard Race, which is held on perhaps the most beautiful race course in the world: Kauai’s Na Pali Coast.

After his podium finish in the stock class at Molokai last weekend, Andrew Logreco backed up with the overall line honours today. Coming home second was Kiwi Armie Armstrong, who has been supremely impressive in Hawaii the past few weeks. Thomas Maximus came home third while fourth was Sonni Hönscheid; the German showing her Molokai win was no fluke by defeating not only all the women but almost all of the men as well.   → READ MORE