Paddling

Paddling Podcast Stories

Whether stand-up or prone, canoe or ski, ocean paddling provides a special set of connections to the ocean. From major endurance events to individual escapes from life on land stories of paddling always amaze and inspire.

Episode 68: Alo Slebir

Alo Slebir – charging Mavericks at age 17, board paddling, spearfishing In episode 68 we visit with Alo Slebir, a 17-year old man born and bred for the water who is up for a WSL Big Wave Paddle Award for the 2018/19 winter. Alo takes us through his progression surfing big Steamer Lane before finding...

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Molokai 2 Oahu Stories: Part 1

Molokai 2 Oahu Stories: Part 1 In this multi-part series I’ve put together the first set of stories and perspectives on the world’s gnarliest paddle board race, Molokai 2 Oahu (M2O). Six of my past guests and current legends in the water — Lincoln Dews, Mick Di Betta, Morgan Hoesterey, Nick Franco, Leanne Horton, and...

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Stoked Grom Stories: Riley Auble

Riley Auble – surfing, fishing, travel, board paddling In this episode of Stoked Grom Stories we speak with Riley Auble, a young man enjoying a life growing up in┬áSanta Cruz, California. We hear of Riley’s adventures traveling to Vietnam and his favorite surf spots on Maui. Riley talks about his love for fishing, helping disabled...

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Episode 66: Chris Aguilar

Chris Aguilar – endurance board paddling, ocean videos, helping others In Episode 66 we speak with Chris Aguilar, a man of the water who has built an amazing lifestyle of board paddling and documenting the people and events of the sport. Chris takes us through his years filming the Molokai 2 Oahu paddleboard race and...

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Episode 64: Mike Lenane

Mike Lenane – Western Oz, SUP instructor, movie maker In Episode 64 we speak with Mike Lenane, a man of Western Australia with strong passion for sharing the world of standup paddleboarding SUP with others. Mike takes us through his life growing up near Perth and the evolution of his ocean life with bodyboarding, surfing,...

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Episode 63: Stefan Simkovics

Stefan Simkovics – Navy officer, rescue swimmer, lifeguard, board paddler In Episode 63 we speak with Stefan Simkovics, a man who found his passion for the ocean after spending time traveling the world with the US Navy. Stefan takes us through his enlistment process, choosing a ship to serve on, and the officer role he...

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