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February 25, 2012 //

Australians Travis Grant and Jamie Mitchell came coasting into the shoreline, side-by-side on the same wave, composing themselves for landfall.

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February 24, 2012 //

As Bonga Perkins will attest, the term ‘waterman’ has become overused. But Perkins defines this culture. The former World Champion longboarder works for the Hawaiian Water Patrol and has been in the water his entire life paddling outriggers, surfing and standup paddling before the sport became popular.

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February 23, 2012 //

Brad Gaul and Joel Mason let the paddleboarding community know that Team Australia is certainly the country to beat at the ISA World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboarding Championship, earning the gold and silver medals in the Men’s Paddleboard Race. Following in the footsteps of Jordan Mercer, who dominated the field in the Women’s Paddleboard Race the day before, the pair distanced themselves from the pack early and never looked back.

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February 23, 2012 //

Events are picking up as we head into the spring season. Check out what’s ahead this weekend.

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February 22, 2012 //

Australia’s Jordan Mercer left no doubt who was the clear-cut winner of the Women’s Paddleboard Race. The 18-year-old phenom, who last year won the Molokai-to-Oahu Paddleboard Race in record time, continued to cement her legacy by putting on a dominant performance in the Women’s Paddleboard Race Final, winning the first gold medal of the ISA World StandUp Paddle and Paddleboard Championship in Lima, Peru.

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February 21, 2012 //

The building excitement around the inaugural ISA World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship culminated in an exciting first day of competition in 2- to 3-foot surf at La Pampilla in Lima, Peru. With only surfing heats running, all the energy and spectators were fixated on the waves out front and the team camaraderie on the beach.

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February 20, 2012 //

(Foothill Ranch, CA) – February 20, 2012 – Performance eyewear brand, REVO, is pleased to announce its partnership with SUP athlete Gillian Gibree.

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February 17, 2012 //

Surfing America is pleased to announce the first ever PacSun USA Standup/Prone Paddle Team to compete in the ISA World SUP Championships in Miraflores, Peru, February 19 – 25.

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February 16, 2012 //

(Orange County, Calif.) – Watermans Applied Science, the most effective and functional sunscreen on the market, is proud to announce a strategic partnership with Huntington Beach based Futures Fins LLC.

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February 14, 2012 //

(Newport Beach, Calif.) – On May 5, 2012 a unique event will launch in Newport Harbor to raise awareness for our fight against Breast Cancer. The First ever Standup for the Cure is the brainchild of Judie Vivian, a Breast Cancer Survivor and advocate for the Orange County Chapter of the Susan G Komen Foundation.

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