/Tag: SUP Event

Tairawhiti 5th Annual Stand Up Paddle Surfing Championships

One of the biggest SUP surfing events for the 2018 calendar!! Tairawhiti Club members Sean Hovell and Stella Smith who competed at the International Surfing Association (ISA) Championships in Denmark with Gary Smith supporting them will be participating as well as Geoff Pardoe National Maori Surfing SUP Champion. Nga mihi ki a koutou katoa, we [...]

By |2018-02-08T20:22:04+00:00April 21st, 2018|, , |0 Comments

King and Queen of the Harbour 2018

(Photo Credit: Sam Mayhew) THE VAIKOBI 2018 AUCKLAND KING AND QUEEN OF THE HARBOUR: 21st APRIL Right Paddlers - you've all had enough time to recover from last year's epic 'Normandy Landing'. This year will be perfect balmy downwind conditions, I promise haha. The emphasis of this year's event will be on simplicity, which suits the [...]

Matakana Assault

This a very exciting paddle to tackle and conquer. The 58km marathon course involves exiting the harbour at Mt Maunganui, heading to the ocean off Matakana Island (against tide initally), then setting course directly to Bowentown entrance - 25kms away. At the entrance there could be waves to contend with, but the tide will help [...]

Waterbourne

Waterbourne is New Zealands premier extreme water sports event bringing kitesurfing, windsurfing and stand up paddleboarding together at one ideal location.  With a market, live music and performances, Waterbourne is the place to be this Easter.  Waterbourne will also be the home of the Starboard Paddle for Hope, so come down and be a part [...]

Orewa Beach Series

Commit to a summer of SUP racing! Want to get into Stand-Up Paddling but not sure where to start? Own a board and feeling guilty you are not out there enjoying it regularly? The Orewa Beach Series is a great opportunity to get into Stand-Up Paddling and make it part of your weekly exercise regime. We’ll [...]

Harcourts Beach Series

Commit to a summer of SUP racing! Want to get into Stand-Up Paddling but not sure where to start? Own a board and feeling guilty you are not out there enjoying it regularly? The Harcourts Cooper & Co Beach Series is a great opportunity to get into Stand-Up Paddling and make it part of your weekly [...]