SUP Surf Highlights | Rottnest Classic 2017

It’s no secret that Australia is home to some of the best surfers and paddlers in the world. The country’s proud tradition of waterman culture has produced top standup paddle athletes including the likes of James Casey, Keahi de Aboitiz, Terrene Black and Shakira Westdorp.

Recently, Aussies put their surf prowess on display at the Rottnest Classic 2017, which takes place at Western Australia’s Strickland Bay. Jake Jakovich and Westdorp would wind up taking the victory in perfect conditions that featured groomed, head-high waves. Check out this recap edit showcasing progressive SUP surfing in the land of Oz.


Watch: Keahi de Aboitiz’s dreamy SUP foil surfing session.

Watch: Shakira Westdorp shreds in the land of Oz.