If you’re new to the business of surf racing and you’re practicing for #PPG2017, you might notice the discipline has a bit of a learning curve. Luckily, a little tutorial can go a long way, especially when your tutor is an expert on the course and veteran surf racer himself. Use these tips from SUP coach and #PPG2017 race director Anthony Vela to help you get safely across the finish line (maybe even in first place) at the 2017 Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life.