Video highlights from the 2013 Punta Sayulita Classic in Mexico, an event that often gets described as “an awesome holiday with some paddling on the side.” Set in the hidden paradise of Sayulita, this SUP Racing + SUP Surfing event looks like a lot of fun and should definitely be on your must do list for 2014. → READ MORE
Today (Saturday) is the Elite Race, with the Long Distance and Fun Races happening tomorrow. Click through for early results and photos, then check back throughout the weekend for live updates… → READ MORE
It’s that time of year again, where it seems like almost every weekend there’s an international SUP race happening somewhere in the world. Last week it was Peru, next week it’s Patagonia, but this weekend all eyes will be on Sayulita, Mexico for the Punta Sayulita Classic.
Plenty of familiar international names will be battling local guns such as Fernando Stalla and Ryan Helm in the races, while there will also be an appearance by ocean legend Gerry Lopez.
Think of it as a smaller version of the Battle of the Paddle, except instead of being all serious and hardcore, this event has a totally laid back, party atmosphere happening all weekend. Wish we were there… → READ MORE
I’m calling it now: This is going to be one of the highlights of the 2013 SUP racing season. The 2013 Punta Sayulita Classic is being held this March down Mexico way, and the event has already attracted a who’s who of the SUP world.
Gerry Lopez, Connor Baxter, Candice Appleby, Chuck Patterson, Ryan Helm, Kai Lenny, Fernando Stalla, Jenny Kalmbach, Slater Trout, Mo Freitas, Zane Schweitzer, Vanina Walsh, Anthony Vela, Talia Gangini (and you’d expect plenty more to sign-on in the next month or two) will all be heading to Sayulita for Elite and Distance SUP races between the 8th to the 10th of March. → READ MORE
Alrighty then, it’s another big weekend of Stand Up Paddle races coming up!
Everything from Mexico’s Punta Sayulita Classic to the Noosa Festival of Surfing SUP race in Australia.
Throw in a training camp with a 10x World Champ, some fun races with an ocean legend, plus some “Arctic” racing, and you’ve got another big round of SUP racing.
Here’s some of what’s on offer… → READ MORE