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July 26, 2013 //

This idyllic downwinder is a must-do for Southern California paddlers.

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DP_Group
July 19, 2013 //

The downwind run from Dana Point is a great paddle for any type of downwind paddler because of its accessibility and adjustability.

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June 12, 2013 //

Tomales Bay, north of San Francisco, is a good place to hone your downwind skills before taking on San Francisco Bay or the Pacific.

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May 31, 2013 //

At La Ventana, it never blew less than about 18 knots a day, and it was howling at 30 knots straight down the coast our last day. It did not disappoint.

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Thor Emory crossing West Penobscot Bay.
April 22, 2013 //

“Be prepared to kick the ice off your deck!” Downwinding in Maine.

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SouthsideMaui
April 17, 2013 //

There are a wide variety of runs feasible on the south side of Maui, including this little gem.

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SADW_crouch
April 10, 2013 //

With Table Mountain as a backdrop and regular 30-40 knot days for six-to-eight months of the year, the Milnerton to Big Bay downwinder is one of the best downwind runs in the world.

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viento
April 2, 2013 //

The Viento Run is a serious contender with Maui’s downwind riches.

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Westmaui
March 28, 2013 //

Pretty rarely done on SUPs, but when the wind is right this is a fun run.

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QueenCharlotteDW
March 28, 2013 //

Northwest winds are predominant in the spring to summer months; it’s rainy here by luckily a NW wind also brings sunshine.

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