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Anderson and Baxter Dominate at The Gorge

Fresh off their wins from the Ultimate SUP Showdown in Hawaii, Annabel Anderson and Connor Baxter swept the competition and continued their winning streaks with dominant performances over the weekend at the 4th Annual Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge in Hood River, Ore. The two competitors took first places in each of the two Elite races: the Courses race and the new Double Down long distance event. After the clean sweeps over the two days, Baxter and Anderson were awarded the Overall Waterman and Waterwoman titles.

Course – Elite Women
1. Annabel Anderson
2. Lina Augaitis
3. Candice Appleby
4. Sonni Hönscheid
5. Jackson Angela
6. Fiona Foudy
7. Fiona Wylde
8. Shannon Bell
9. Alyson Fromm
10. Jennifer Lee
Course – Elite Men
1. Connor Baxter
2. Travis Grant
3. Danny Ching
4. Georges Cronsteadt
5. Kody Kerbox
6. Jake Jensen
7. Arthur Daniel
8. Chase Kostelitz
9. Slater Trout
10. Kai Lenny
Double Down – Women
1. Annabel Anderson, 2:35:39
2. Angela Jackson, 2:39:27
3. Fiona Wylde, 2:40:08
4. Candice Appleby, 2:41:37
5. Sonni Hönscheid, 2:42:46
6. Andrea Moller, 2:45:43
7. Lina Augaitis, 2:46:48
8. Shae Foudy, 2:51:26
9. Shannon Bell, 2:51:28
10. Devin Blish, 2:51:29
Double Down – Men
1. Connor Baxter, 2:11:42
2. Georges Cronsteadt, 2:13:13
3. Travis Grant, 2:13:52
4. Jake Jensen, 2:16:21
5. Danny Ching, 2:16:30
6. Bruno Tauhiro, 2:18:51
7. Andrew Logreco, 2:20:44
8. Chase Kosterlitz, 2:21:12
9. Travis Baptiste, 2:22:03
10. Slater Trout, 2:23:50

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