Results by tag: australia

Video(s) of the week - surf riding in Aus

Sunday, 26 August 2012 11:30 |

Two videos this week - one from Sean Smith, the (in)famous Fat Paddler in Manly and the other from Adam Fahey in Mandurah, WA...  Both showing the paddlers having fun in waves.  

Video of the week: Big Saturday in sydney

Wednesday, 15 August 2012 08:04 |

Trees blown down on powerlines, roofs ripped off buildings, yachts blown ashore...  Downwind time in Sydney, Australia!

Cotter/Robinson vie for line-honours on Hamilton Island

Wednesday, 20 June 2012 14:14 |

Jeremy Cotter and Clint Robinson went head-to-head at this weekend's Gatorade Battle of the Paddles, with Jeremy taking out the 25km  surfski race on Saturday, and Clint claiming Friday's 16km thriller.

Four Weeks to go till the 5th annual Byron Bay Ocean Paddle 2012

Wednesday, 13 June 2012 06:10 |

Now into its fifth year, the Byron Bay Ocean Paddle has proven itself as a welcome winter’s get together for East Coast based Aussie Surf Ski paddlers.

Dean Gardener wins Hekili Great Barrier Reef Ocean Challenge

Tuesday, 29 May 2012 15:45 |

Palm Cove, Cairns. Dean Gardener, fresh from his incredible 4th placing in this year’s Moloka’i Challenge took line honors in Sunday’s 40km downwind epic between Northern Queensland’s Palm Cove and Port Douglas, in sweet South Easterly downwind conditions.

The Perth Doctor: Paging Doctor Grinder, Doctor T.J. Grinder

Sunday, 29 January 2012 08:17 |

The 2009 Doctor -- a 27-km downwind run from Rottnest Island to Scarborough Beach in Perth -- featured a Who's Who of aquatic beasts. Second-place finisher Jeremy Cotter was nine seconds ahead of Dawid Mocke, who held off Murray Stewart, who sprinted to the line with Reece Baker, who was less than a minute ahead of downwind maestro Dean Gardiner. 

The Doctor (Aus) - Women's Race

Wednesday, 25 January 2012 07:48 |

With Kristyl Smith and Kirsty Holmes busy with the surf IronWoman races, and last year’s winner Michele Eray looking into her crystal ball and foreseeing a headwind, this year was perfectly set up for local Ruth Highman to take her first ‘Doctor’ title.

Mocke Brothers Revel in Downwind to take Finn Coastal Challenge

Sunday, 22 January 2012 13:20 |

Perth, Australia: The famed Fremantle sea breeze delivered on the second day of the Doctor Festival of Paddle Sports in Perth today and it was the South African flag that flew high.


Saturday, 21 January 2012 14:36 |

Perth, Australia: Freshwater's Tim Jacobs today became the first man to win back-to-back Doctor ocean ski events in hot, flat, unforgiving conditions in Perth [Editor: actually the second: Oscar Chalupsky won in 2005 and 2006!].

Tim Jacobs wins Perth Doctor for the second year running (Commentary)

Saturday, 21 January 2012 11:09 |

The weather wasn’t what the doctor ordered –but it was a fascinating, gruelling race between some of the best surfski paddlers in the world...

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