Category Archives: Distance Paddling

Starboard Rider Wins Five Consecutive Eurotour Events

Kai Lenny isn’t the only professional paddle board racer making news this month with Starboard rider Leonard Nika winning five events in a row in the Eurotour. Nika’s latest achievement was taking first place in the São Jorge 2 Pico Challenge in Portugal. The race takes place between two of the region’s islands, Pico and São […]

Kai Lenny Sets Record at M2O Paddle Race

Naish rider, Kai Lenny has a lot to celebrate this week after not only coming in first place at the Molokai 2 Oahu (M2O) Paddleboard Championship, but also setting a new world record in the race. Lenny finished the race in four hours and seven minutes. The previous record was held by Starboard’s Connor Baxter […]

2015 Tahoe SUP Classic

We did it again! We attended the 2015 Tahoe Classic in Lake Tahoe yet again and we had a great time! Our very own Jason Lee and Steve Nyswonger competed in the 22 mile stand up paddle race across beautiful Lake Tahoe. Jason competed on the SIC X14 Pro and Steve on the 2015 Javelin […]

Youri Zoon in Cape Town, South Africa

Youri Zoon is a talented kitesurfer who loves the sport. So talented, that he is the PKRA World Champion. According to his website,, not only does he fly slingshot kites, but this year he is riding with the RPM that he helped develop and test. He is a twenty-two year old who has been riding […]

Testing out the 2012 Jamie Mitchel Navigator by Surftech and Adrian Birse

      Location: Avila Beach (Distance 3 miles)     Conditions: Glassy, Air Temp 73   Riders: Jason Lee, Natalie Lee, Mike Mack (Hammer)   Other: Peakock Photos at Kesley Winery   Wines at Kelsey Winery: 2009 Zinfandel, 2009 Merlot, 09 AG Pinot, 2009 Avila Pinot Noir, 2010 Grenache Rose, Red Tug, Red Delicious, Golden Delicous    Review of the Navigator: Riders Jason […]