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NEW ZEALAND FORFEIT HOSTING 2022 ICF OCEAN RACING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

The nation concedes next year’s World Championships “cannot realistically” be held in Auckland due to current COVID restrictions.

HOW MICHELLE BURN FOUND HERSELF COMPETING AT THE CANOE SPRINT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

It was an opportunity the surfski World Champion didn’t see coming… but it was that she relished.

BOUZAN & BURN SEAL STUNNING SEASONS WITH VICTORIES AT IRISH COAST CHAMPIONSHIPS

Spaniard Walter Bouzan and South African Michelle Burn added another accolade to their impressive 2021 campaigns in Dublin.

20 BEACHES ORGANISERS DECLARE INTENTION FOR 2021 RACE TO GO AHEAD

It’s subject to COVID restrictions, but organisers say they want Sydney’s iconic race to return, no matter the scale.

WORLD CHAMPION NICK NOTTEN OFFERING FREE FEEDBACK IN TRAINING STUDY

His incredible near-miss has swept around the world, but astoundingly – this isn’t the first time it’s happened.

Great Minds Like A Think
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.

SURFSKI SPOTLIGHT: GERMANY

SURFSKI SPOTLIGHT: GERMANY

Largely unknown to the paddling community ten years ago, the cluster of small Spanish islands are now world leaders in surfski development.