World’s Top Women Set to do Battle in the Shootout
Santa Cruz, California – (March 8, 2013) For those of you that are psyched about the upcoming Surftech Shootout and Surf & Sand Duel SUP Race presented by SUP Mag that’s coming up March 22-24th but are bummed that you can’t be there in person, you are in luck! SUP Connect has just announced that they will be producing a live webcast of the entire event!
“The conditions, the scenery, and the talent create ‘the perfect storm’ for an epic webcast. Supconnect is working diligently with Surftech to share the experience with the rest of the standup paddle world through a highly engaging and dynamic webcast, hoping to introduce features yet to be seen in paddleboard circles. So if you cannot be there, we look forward to having you sup connecting with us through the live stream!”
Surftech team rider Candice Appleby has competed in the Shootout Men’s division the past two years. This year she will be joined by notable female athletes including Talia Gangini (Makawao, HI), Brandi Baksic (San Clemente, CA), Alison Riddle (Hermosa Beach, CA), Terri Plunkett (San Clemente, CA) and Morgan Hoesterey (Honolulu, HI) in the Women’s Division.
SUP and Prone paddleboarders will be lining up at the shoreline of Cowells Beach on Saturday, March 23rd for the 3rd Annual Surftech Surf & Sand Duel SUP Race. The first race of the season for many, the Surf & Sand Duel features one of the most scenic and majestic race courses in the world making it the perfect event to kick off your race season!
Click HERE to register for the Surf & Sand Duel SUP Race
If you’d like to be a part of this incredible event and volunteer your time to check in athletes, hand out timing chips, direct runners, hand out water, board caddy as the competitors come in off the water for the beach run (you’ll need a wetsuit) or to help set up, please contact Heidi McGough orDuke Brouwer.