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Friday, 20 January 2012 08:43
Perth, Australia: Tomorrow's Rottnest Island to Sorrento Doctor Ocean Ski race could well favour Western Australia's prodigal son Ben Allen.
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 06:35
Perth, Australia: Five-time Olympian and Australia’s most celebrated surf lifesaver Clint Robinson will take a diversion from his London Olympic campaign to go for The Doctor in Perth this weekend.
Tuesday, 17 January 2012 04:27
Jeremy Cotter knows there will be no time to slacken off if he wants to add his name to the coveted list of champions who have won Australia’s premier ocean ski paddling race – “The Doctor” in Perth this Saturday.
Thursday, 12 January 2012 06:30
You wouldn’t blame Gold Coast-based ski paddler Bruce Taylor if he still had nightmares of Tim Jacobs coming from the clouds to claim victory in last year’s dramatic finish to “The Doctor “– Australia’s biggest and most successful ocean ski paddling event.
Thursday, 22 December 2011 08:03
It might not boast the bronzed beach culture synonymous with ocean sports, but the southern Australian state of Victoria is blessed with one of the world’s most stunning – and thrilling – coastlines for downwind ocean paddling. And, while still in it’s infancy on the world stage, the Graeme Long Memorial Race, along Victoria’s iconic Surf Coast, has the potential to become a highlight on the international ocean paddling calendar.
Thursday, 22 December 2011 07:08
Some of Australia’s best paddlers diced it out at the Vajda 20 Beaches Ocean Classic this year – but Olympian Clint Robinson showed overwhelming form and finished 1 1/2 minutes ahead of his nearest rival, Tim Jacobs.
Monday, 19 December 2011 19:19
In the International Canoe Federation World Ocean East Coast Championships, Kurrawa SLSC lifesaver Ben Allen took the honours from Northcliffe Ironman Cory Hill with another Sunshine Coaster Paul Green taking third.
Tuesday, 08 November 2011 15:30
What do get when you take Clint Robinson, Jeremy Cotter, David Rhodes, Ben Allen, Bruce Taylor and host of other outstanding Aussie paddlers, mix them with a 15kt breeze and add some bumps? Classic, cracking surfski racing.
Sunday, 30 October 2011 17:51
Sydney, Australia, 22 October 2011: With his third victory in as many races, Tim Jacobs continued his total dominance in the series.
Wednesday, 22 June 2011 16:51
Gold Coast City Marina Coomera Cup – A perfect race on a perfect Gold Coast day. The second race of the Pacific Ocean Series was held at the Gold Coast City Marina on the Coomera River today with over 90 paddlers attending covering all categories Kayak, Ocean and Surf Ski, OC and SUP.