Hawaii - KITV (ABC) Sunday, 22 Nov 5:30pm (HST)
International - Eurosport 2 Wednesday, 18th Nov 6:30pm (CET)
Hinano’s Stand Up World Tour Contenders, presented by The Moorings, Starboard and Air Tahiti Nui
- Experience some of the world's best stand up paddle surfing at one of the world's most challenging waves.
- Meet a few of the personalities who will be competing in the 2010 Stand Up World Tour.
- Get immersed in the magical dreamscapes of Tahiti.
Stand Up Paddling's "....skyrocketing trajectory is comparable to snowboarding, which similarly gained traction in the 1980's and '90s." (Time Magazine, 9 June 2009). The Stand Up World Tour Contenders have introduced the concept of high performance stand up paddle surfing, and have set up the World Championship Tour, which is a proving ground for the world's most celebrated ocean sports athletes.
Establishing where it came from and illustrating where it is headed,the Stand Up World Tour Contenders takes their principalchallengers (from Hawaii, the US, Australia, Europe and Tahiti) down tothe beautiful Tahitian Islands, on board two 46ft Mooring’s catamaransfor an unforgettable journey of discovery, both for the athletes andthe audience.From mind blowing experiences of facing some of the most spectacular wavesimaginable, to the rivalry and camaraderie on-board the yachts, thestory of the Stand Up World Tour begins….
Next stop – Sunset Beach Pro, Hawaii, February 6th-14th 2010.
More at www.watermanleague.com .
Standup Journal is the official publication of the Stand Up World Tour.