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 53: Jenn Lee (part 2)

Jenn Lee (part 2) – 4 Molokai channel crossings, ocean canoe, SUP racing In episode 53 we continue our conversation with Jenn Lee, a woman of Oahu who raced across the Kaiwi Channel on 4 different paddle craft in 2018. Jenn picks up toward the end of her race season as she joins a novice...

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Episode 51: Victoria Burgess

Victoria Burgess — Cuba to Florida world record holder, ocean athlete, surfer In Episode 51 we speak with Victoria Burgess, an incredible woman of the water and world record holder. Victoria shares her stories of paddling 115 miles from Cuba to Florida in 27 hours to break the World Record for fastest solo female SUP...

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Stoked Grom Stories: Jonah Susskind

Stoked Grom: Jonah Susskind – world traveler, surfer, board paddler In Episode 2 of Stoked Grom Stories we talk with a legend-in-the-making, Jonah Susskind. Jonah takes us through his life of surfing and paddling in Santa Cruz, traveling and surfing the world in locations such as El Salvador and Samoa, and enjoying a strong crew...

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Episode 50: Mick Di Betta

Mick Di Betta – Lifeguard, Ocean Athlete Trainer, Molokai to Oahu Legend In Episode 50 (50!?) we speak with one of my favorite legends in the board paddling world, Mick Di Betta. Mick takes us through his amazing life of growing up in the waters of Gold Coast with heavy focus on surf lifesaving, surfing,...

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Episode 43: Mark Schulein

Mark Schulein – Endurance Paddling, Ocean of Hope, Giving Back to Others In Episode 43 we speak with Mark Schulein, a man who has leveraged his passion and skill in multiple paddling sports for the good of others. Mark shares his stories of being involved in the very first days of SUP, competing in 10...

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Episode 40: Aimee Spector

Aimee Spector – Cuba to Florida Paddle, Mother, Woman of the Water In Episode 40 we speak with Aimee Spector, a legendary woman of the water who excels strongly in multiple paddle sports while raising her son and giving back through the Ocean of Hope Campaign. Aimee takes us through her passion for the ocean...

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