Red Bull Heavy Water, arguably the most intense stand up paddling event in the world, will return as part of the 2017 APP World Tour circuit, with an event window from October 16th – 31st. The location will guarantee 32 of the world’s best SUP athletes, waves over 10ft. high, and consist of an open course stretching 12km (7.5 miles) from Ocean Beach and finishing just past the Golden Gate Bridge. For more information, go to this link.
Black J Paddle Surf Co. Is a retail store focusing on Paddle Board sales and rental and they carry Puka Patch and Railsaver Pro products. So if you are out and about near Port Orchard, WA, stop by and take a look around!
US Open of Stand Up Paddling will take place at Rockaway Beach, New York from 16 – 24 September. As the most comprehensive event in the world bringing together the World’s very best Stand Up Paddlesurfers and Racers, the US Open will serve as another pinnacle moment of the 2017 season, with the sport’s largest event purse and a mixture of World Tour Surfing, World Tour Racing, World Qualifier Series, Amateur and Entry Level Racing, Na kama Kai Youth Clinics to provide an inclusive sporting spectacle and social event to remember.
Tension is mounting as the 4th stop on the 2017 APP World Tour, the Mercedes-Benz SUP World Cup: the World’s best athletes will descend upon the beautiful seaside town of Scharbeutz in Germany to do battle for vital ranking points at what is the critical midway point of the seasonof the APP World Tour.
The Maui Pro-Am will be the Opening Race event of the APP World Tour Season and take place from the 10th – 12th March on Maui’s North Shore. For more information, please go to www.appworldtour.com
The 8th annual Sunset Beach Pro is back to open the 2017 World Championship Tour Season, with prestigious Main Event action, Open Trials and for the first time, the incorporation of a Women’s division at the iconic Sunset Beach.