Hawaii to Make First Ever Appearance at ISA World StandUp Paddle and Paddleboard Championship

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Hawaii has announced that they will be sending a team to the 2015 ISA World StandUp (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship for the first time in the four years that the contest has been running. Considered to have some of the best SUP athletes in the world, Hawaii will greatly increase the level of competition for the May 2015 edition of the Championship in Sayulita, Mexico.

Connor-Baxter-and-Zane-Schweitzer-645x430Connor Baxter and Zane Schweitzer will be teammates for the first time at an ISA Championship. Photo: SUP Racer

The Hawaiian roster will be as follows:

Men’s SUP Racing
Connor Baxter (Distance + Course)
Zane Schweitzer (Distance)
Mo Freitas (Course)

Women’s SUP Racing
Rachel Bruntsch (Distance + Course)

Men’s SUP Surfing
Zane Schweitzer
Mo Freitas

Women’s SUP Surfing
Jenny “Waikiki Love” Lee

Men’s Prone
Hunter Pflueger
Kai Hall

Women’s Prone
Leane Darling

Team Managers
Matty Schweitzer
Robin Johnston

Connor-Baxter-Stand-Up-Paddling-645x430Connor Baxter, the top SUP racer in the world according to “SUP Racer”, will lead the charge for Team Hawaii in the SUP Distance and Technical Races. Photo: SUP Racer

Mo-Freitas-645x487Mo Freitas, in yellow, will compete in the Technical SUP Race. Photo: SUP Racer

See other teams:
South Africa

United States
El Salvador