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Annabel Anderson

Annabel Anderson is a New Zealand SUP athlete. She was born in Lake Zanaka. She first took up SUP in 2010. Since then she has become world champion on more than one occasion and has been ranked as world #1 SUP athlete for several consecutive years.

Full Recap Quiksilver Waterman Carolina Cup 2018

24 Apr 2018

Full Recap Quiksilver Waterman Carolina Cup 2018

Last weekend saw 500 paddlers hit the water for the 2018 Carolina Cup, racers ranged between beginners, weekend warriors and the elite, and impressively on Sunday the numbers hit 700 with a number of surfskiers, and OC paddlers out to do the Graveyard race. The weekend was crammed full of racing, paddling clinics run by the […]

World No. 1 Annabel Anderson Becomes Air Tahiti Nui Ambassador: SUP, SUP and Away!

22 Nov 2017

World No. 1 Annabel Anderson Becomes Air Tahiti Nui Ambassador: SUP, SUP and Away!

Champion stand up paddleboarder (SUP) Annabel Anderson is the latest sports star to join Air Tahiti Nui’s ambassador ranks with the New Zealander looking forward to further finessing her sport in one of the world’s leading paddling destinations, the Islands of Tahiti.  In line with the airline’s other sporting ambassadors, Annabel is a champion and […]

Interview with ISA World Championship Medallist Yuka Sato: Eastern Promise

21 Sep 2017

Interview with ISA World Championship Medallist Yuka Sato: Eastern Promise

A quiet force in the world of SUP, Japanese rider Yuka Sato has recently come into the limelight, having performed well at a number of international events, and even taking the 4th place copper medal at the recent ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship 2017 in Denmark. Like a duck to water, having only taken […]

ISA World SUP Championship 2017 – Long Distance Results & Video Recap

4 Sep 2017

ISA World SUP Championship 2017 – Long Distance Results & Video Recap

Video recap of the Long Distance Race at the ISA World SUP Championship in Copenhagen, Denmark, where defending men’s champion Michael Booth was unable to fend off stiff competition which left Bruno Hasulyo, Connor Baxter and Titouan Puyo in the top spots. On the women’s side, the impressive strides made by Annabel Anderson, Sonni Hönscheid […]

2017 ISA SUP and Paddleboard Championship: Presenting Team New Zealand

4 Aug 2017

2017 ISA SUP and Paddleboard Championship: Presenting Team New Zealand

Team New Zealand Team Members Annabel Anderson- Long Distance- Technical Race- Sprint Penelope Strickland- 09/12/1978- Long Distance- Technical Race “I am really excited that NZ has put together such a strong team for this event, and so happy to be included. We are all looking forward to getting to Denmark and showing the world what […]

This Weekend’s Results: Malibu Downwinder, Agios Nikolaos On SUP, Olukai Ho’OlaulĂ©a, Caspe SUP Race

2 May 2017

This Weekend’s Results: Malibu Downwinder, Agios Nikolaos On SUP, Olukai Ho’OlaulĂ©a, Caspe SUP Race

It was another great Stand Up Paddle weekend! We had great races all around the world, from Greece to Hawaii, from Spain to the USA. Take a look at our overview of the results. Malibu Downwinder, California, USA: Congrats to Toby Cracknell who wins the Malibu Downwinder on a 12’6 in perfect conditions. 2nd Giorgio Gomez also […]

9th Annual Olukai Ho’Olaulea SUP

2 May 2017

9th Annual Olukai Ho’Olaulea SUP

Ocean Paddler TV‘s report about the 9th annual Olukai Ho’olaulea SUP Race in Hawaii. In rough weather conditions, James Casey (Australia) and Annabel Anderson (NZL) bring this year’s title home OluKai 2017.

Double Strike for Titouan Puyo and Annabel Anderson at the NZ SUP Nationals

15 Mar 2017

Double Strike for Titouan Puyo and Annabel Anderson at the NZ SUP Nationals

Last week-end, New Zealand’s elite distance and race paddlers came together for the national SUP championships at Orewa Beach. The NZ Sup Nationals is New Zealand’s premier SUP event and the primary selection event for the ISA World SUP Championships to be held in Denmark September 1-10, 2017. The two-day championships incorporates long distance and […]

Candice Appleby and the PPG 2016

29 Sep 2016

Candice Appleby and the PPG 2016

Less than 24 hours to go before the start of the 2016 Pacific Paddle Games and Candice Appleby shares with TotalSUP her insights on the most competitive SUP race of the year. Candice, you were the 1st ever Pacific Paddle Games winner last year, following a long series of consecutive victories at the late BOP. Do you […]

SUP Race Week-end Results: Japan Cup, SUP 11 City Tour, Battle of the Rock, Collioure Arena Race

12 Sep 2016

SUP Race Week-end Results: Japan Cup, SUP 11 City Tour, Battle of the Rock, Collioure Arena Race

Another week-end of intense SUP racing worldwide, here are the results we could get: Michael Booth and Annabel Anderson win the Japan Cup’s Long Distance on Day 1 Men’s  1. Michael Booth (1:43:55) 2. James Casey (1:46:10) 3. Kenny Kaneko (1:46:17) 4. Matt Nottage (1:46:31) 5. Timothy Cyprien (1:47:30) 6. Toby Cracknell (1:49:29) 7. Tomoyasu […]

Recap & results : Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge 2016

23 Aug 2016

Recap & results : Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge 2016

  This weekend took place the Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge 2016. This is a very famous and important challenge in which one all the best paddlers in the world participate each year. You can find below a recap and the results of all the races.     Recap : Remenber last year, there was […]

Molokai 2 Oahu 2016 : Recap & Results

2 Aug 2016

Molokai 2 Oahu 2016 : Recap & Results

This past sunday was marked by the annual Molokai 2 Oahu. It was an amazing day, from sunshine to rain, flat to chaotic water, and many battles in between. In the SUP solo women category, Sonni Honscheid, set a personal best record in her third consecutive win at M2O (5:01:40). She was just minutes off the unlimited […]

Highlight Video: Maui 2 Molokai (Full Results included)

21 Jul 2016

Highlight Video: Maui 2 Molokai (Full Results included)

Last weekend on July 16th, the classic Maui 2 Molokai (M2M) SUP race took place in Hawaii. It goes without saying that it is one of, if not, the greatest downwind race in the world.  Along with the Molokai 2 Oahu, the other highly anticipated downwind race, the M2M is one of the headlines of […]

Fiona Wylde on the Carolina Cup 2016

27 Apr 2016

Fiona Wylde on the Carolina Cup 2016

This year the Women’s SUP Race at the Carolina Cup was probably one of the most competitive ever. Fiona Wylde, who finished 4th last Saturday, shares the story of this epic competition.  Interview by Martin Letourneur: As anticipated, the Carolina Cup is a rough one! 13 miles of hard paddling is difficult no matter what […]