While the Pros raced for the biggest prize purse in standup paddle history at the 2016 Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life, the Open Technical race for fun. They raced for personal goals and merit, for progression and for their part in something big. With nearly 200 competitors charging the surf buoys for the Day Two’s Open Technical races at #PPG2016, the Open racing made for one of the greatest visual spectacles we’ve seen. Here are the fruits of their labor, hot off the press from the SUP mag photo staff.

#PPG2016 Prone Gallery
#PPG2016 Videos