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THE PADDLER’S POD: EPISODE 19 with TOM NORTON

It took some wrangling, but Australia’s most in-form paddler Tom Norton joins The Paddler’s Pod to (reluctantly) share his surfski journey.

WORLD CHAMPION NOTTEN “VINDICATED” AFTER VICTORY AT PETE MARLIN

The 2021 World Championships may have been missing some high-profile paddlers, but the Pete Marlin boasted an all-star line-up for the ages.

BOUZAN CONTINUES WINNING STREAK AT ICONIC EUROCHALLENGE

The Spanish veteran has rounded out his 2021 racing season in the perfect way, adding another victory to his name at the EuroChallenge.

DEAN GARDINER WINS THE 2021 JOE GLICKMAN AWARD

The Australian surfski pioneer becomes the second winner of the Joe Glickman Award, after Oscar Chalupsky.

DOUGAL’S EPIC ADVENTURE SEEING THE WORLD FROM A SURFSKI

Dougal Glaisher has always loved exploring. His current exploration of France combines his passions in a way few have done before.

Shaw and Partners WA Race Week
IN THE BOAT with: ANA SWETISH

IN THE BOAT with: ANA SWETISH

It may not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of downwind meccas, but Bellingham Bay has produced one of the world’s best in Ana Swetish.

IN THE BOAT with: VALENTIN HENOT

IN THE BOAT with: VALENTIN HENOT

Valentin Henot’s life has always revolved around the ocean but it took a trip to the other side of the world to realise how much he loved it.

IN THE BOAT with: BONNIE HANCOCK

IN THE BOAT with: BONNIE HANCOCK

The ironwoman champion reveals how surfski paddling reignited her passion for competition – as well as the struggles it brought with it.

Shaw and Partners WA Race Week
THE PADDLER’S PROFILE: TIM HORAN

THE PADDLER’S PROFILE: TIM HORAN

His comeback from a devastating knee injury to win another rugby World Cup is well-known. But few realise the role that paddling played behind the scenes.

Great Minds Like A Think

2021 ICF Ocean Racing World Championships

The Perfect Boat for any Paddler
SURFSKI SPOTLIGHT: ISRAEL

SURFSKI SPOTLIGHT: ISRAEL

It may not be the first country that springs to mind when you think “downwind paradise”, but Israel’s claim to that title is a strong one.

SURFSKI SPOTLIGHT: MALTA

SURFSKI SPOTLIGHT: MALTA

Surfski paddling was only introduced to the Mediterranean island a decade ago, but its passionate community is making up for lost time.