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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Pablo Zanocchi Media Manager International Surfing Association Pablo@isasurf.org La Jolla, California, August 8, 2011- The International Surfing Association is proud to announce the first edition of the ISA World Standup Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship (ISA WSUPPC). The event is confirmed to take place February 6-11, 2012 on the beaches of Miraflores, home of the famous Waikiki Surf Club, the cradle of modern Peruvian Surfing. The ISA decided to hold its own signature SUP and Paddleboard event in response to the explosive growth of the disciplines all over the world. "We're thrilled to announce the creation...

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Nicely put together recap video of the 2011 Battle of the Paddle that took place last weekend in Dana Point, California. This was put together by the Riviera/404 crew and makes me want to fly back to Cali right now! I'm way more of a SUP surfer then a racer but the BOP was a blast and the Surfari SUP & Surf crew is already planning for next years event. If you love stand up paddling you should get your butt out there! http://youtu.be/2yR_VeTwVv0

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The Newport SUP Cup presented by Coastal Urge is this Saturday October 1st at the Newport Shipyard. Looks like it should be a fun event and one of the last races in New England this season. Should be really interesting since I'm going to a B-52s concert the night before up in Hampton Beach, NH! I'll be heading down early Saturday morning with Surfari SUP & Surf team rider John O'Hara... Course The Course will beging and end at the Newport Shipyard, at 1 Washington St., Newport RI 02840. The 6 mile Elite Division course will paddle from the Newport...

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What will the future of stand up paddling bring here in New England and beyond? It started with SUP surfing and cruising and now everyone is getting involved! SUP fishing, SUP fitness, SUP yoga and SUP racing are but a few of the newly formed shoot offs of our exciting new sport. Here in New England there are a couple of race series/events including the Cape Cod Bay Challenge series, the Atlantic Paddle Board Association series, Paddle to The Point, and the Newport SUP Cup. There are also countless other races in the bays, harbors and rivers of New England...

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at Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle Presented by Quiksilver Waterman Collection Waikiki, Oahu, HAWAII - (May 15, 2011) -- California's Danny Ching returned to the winner's podium today at the Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle. Ching finished the 9-mile Hawaii-Kai to Duke Kahanamoku Beach downwind race in a stand-up paddle record time of one hour, 20 minutes and 27 seconds - almost five minutes faster than his winning time last year. The win earned him $1,100. Second place was Georges Cronsteadt (Tahiti, 1:21:50); and third was Maui teenager Connor Baxter (1:21:58). Australian Travis Grant,...

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