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at Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle Presented by Quiksilver Waterman Collection WAIKIKI, HAWAII - (May 14, 2010) -- Australian Travis Grant turned the tables on good friend and long-time paddling partner Danny Ching (USA) today in the Elite race of the $25,000 Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle, presented by Quiksilver Waterman Collection, held at Duke Kahanamoku Beach. The women's division was claimed by Honolulu's Candice Appleby - her third elite Battle victory in as many years. Ching (Redondo Beach, California) came into the premier international stand-up paddle race as the men's defending champion after...

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A massive north/northwest swell bombarded the North Shores of Hawai'i on Tuesday, March 15, 2011, providing 40-foot plus wave face heights at Pe'ahi Maui. Oxbow team riders Levi Siver, Jason Palokow and Kai Lenny tested their mettle and skills at Jaws, filming for the upcoming Oxbow Movie. While Polakow nearly escaped a rogue jet ski, Lenny made SUP history at Pe'ahi. "The waves were pretty solid," said Kai Lenny of the giant mountains of water at Pe'ahi. The 18-year-old, Maui native is the reigning Stand Up Paddle Surfing World Champion and is currently ranked first on the Waterman's League Stand...

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