Highlights Reel: “Finals Day” at the Pacific Paddle Games

Pacific Paddle Games: Watch a full replay of Sunday’s live stream.

Welcome to PPGs Week: Get Ready for the Biggest Race of the Year (Here’s the Full Schedule)

Pacific Paddle Games
After an amazing season that’s stretched right around the world and given us six months of slick highlights, we’re finally down to the season-ending “Super Bowl of SUP” in Southern California.

The 2017 Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life are set to light up Doheny State Beach this weekend, with scores of weekend Joes and virtually every single one of the world’s best paddlers set to make the annual pilgrimage to iconic Dana Point.

It’s going to be a big week, so here’s what to look out for including the full race day schedules…   → READ MORE

World Rankings: Here Are SUP Racer’s Star Ratings for Season 2017 (aka the Biggest Races in the World This Year)

Pacific Paddle Games

Two weeks ago, I sent out a survey to each of the world’s top-ranked paddlers asking which events they’d be competing in this year. The goal was to paint a picture of the biggest races in the world, which I think is not only an interesting insight for everyone in the sport to analyse, it also helps me to set clear ‘star ratings’ that will produce an ever more accurate World Rankings leaderboard.

Here are the results…   → 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