Return to the Gorge with Team QB

video-gorge-paddle-challenge-sup-race-quickblade-paddlesThere have been so many big races lately that one of the biggest of them all, the Gorge Paddle Challenge, seems like it was way more than six weeks ago. But no, it was only just over a month ago that we saw the community gather in Hood River, Oregon for one of the best weekends of the year.

Well if you’re having withdrawals from the bumps and glides of the Gorge, this three-part series of mini-films from Team Quickblade should keep you satisfied for a while. Featuring the likes of…   → READ MORE

Awesome Aerial Footage from the Pacific Paddle Games

pacific-paddle-games-videoWe’re slowly coming down from the high of the Pacific Paddle Games, but I don’t think we’ll be forgetting it any time soon. Especially not after watching this awesome clip from Matty Schweitzer and Team Starboard.

This is some of the best footage I’ve seen all weekend, and it’s already getting me amped up for #PPG2017.   → READ MORE

Pacific Paddle Games: Overall Results from the Biggest Race of the Year as Candice Appleby and Connor Baxter Go Back-to-Back

Pacific Paddle Games results
The 2016 Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life are complete. And what an event it was. The words “drama”, “action” and “excitement” don’t even begin to describe what we saw out there, especially on the final day as it all came down to the wire for the overall results.

Congratulations to Candice Appleby and Connor Baxter for rising above the all-star field and claiming back-to-back PPGs titles. And huge efforts from Shae Foudy, Annabel Anderson, Michael Booth and Travis Grant to stand on the podium with them.

Click through for the final, overall results…   → READ MORE