Ventura SUP Surf Contest 2010

Day 1 of the two day 2010 Ventura SUP Surf Contest has concluded…nice ground swell welcomed high performance standup paddle surfing today at C-St…

Standouts (in no distinct order) were Colin McPhilips (3X world longboard champion)…

Sean Poynter…

Tommy Lloy…

Zane Schweitzer…

Chuck Patterson…

Waveski maestro Fletcher Burton…sick switchfoot and standup on a waveski…WTF!!!

Adam Kirkcaldie had some great waves on the new 8’10” Starboard Wide Point…

The laydown surfers got an eyeful of high performance paddle surfing today…sitdown and standup…

Mucho mahalos to Brian Kuszmar (shown below) and Roger Adams for greasing the permit process with the local honchos…

Day one contest GALLERY here…

Zane Schweitzer and Sean Poynter did an awesome job with the announcer duties…lively and entertaining…

The contest starts early tomorrow…the level of surfing will be even higher than today…come on out to the fairgrounds in Ventura and check it out…

SUP demos by Starboard…Coreban…and, Jimmy Lewis…

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