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Coming in hot! The 2022 APP World Tour introduced by Tristan Boxford

11 Jun 2022

Coming in hot! The 2022 APP World Tour introduced by Tristan Boxford

Tristan Boxford, CEO of the Waterman League and founder of the APP World Tour answers my questions as stop #1 of the 2022 AWT is fast approaching with the US SUP OPEN AT SANTA MONICA PIER on June 24-27. In this interview we learn that Maui/Brazilian Mo Freitas is coming back to the competition and […]

APP World Tour announces return to competition in February 2022

12 Oct 2021

APP World Tour announces return to competition in February 2022

PRESS RELEASE – APP WORLD TOUR – Ericeira, Portugal, Tuesday 12th October:  After several months of working tirelessly with local partners, stakeholders and global sponsors to deliver a legitimate World Tour in 2021, we are disappointed to announce that it has been deemed necessary to postpone the APP World Tour’s return to competition until February 2022 to […]

The Carolina Cup Becomes the US Stop of the 2021 APP World Race Tour

27 Aug 2021

The Carolina Cup Becomes the US Stop of the 2021 APP World Race Tour

The APP has just announced that the Carolina Cup, presented by Kona Brewing Co, will become the Opening stop for the 2021 APP World Tour after the cancellation of the Hawaiian Grand Slam due to Covid-19. The APP World Tour was forced to cancel its Hawaiian Grand Slam last week, due to the escalation of […]

APP Australasia Qualifier – the 10th 12 Towers Paddle Festival is taking place this weekend !

21 May 2021

APP Australasia Qualifier – the 10th 12 Towers Paddle Festival is taking place this weekend !

Despite the many challenges faced by global sports bodies and regional organizers through the past year, we are very excited to announce that the 12 Towers Paddle Festival will go ahead as planned in Queensland, Australia and that it is this year the Australasia Qualifier for the 2021 APP World Tour ! The legendary 12 Towers […]

The 2021 APP World Tour Calendar Promises to Deliver an Epic Route to the SUP Race & SUP Surf World Titles (pandemic-permitting)

4 Dec 2020

The 2021 APP World Tour Calendar Promises to Deliver an Epic Route to the SUP Race & SUP Surf World Titles (pandemic-permitting)

After a frustrating ‘leap year’ for global sport, the APP World Tour will return to action for 2021 with a full line up of events spanning the globe and set to provide the World’s Best Athletes with what looks like a phenomenal and well-rounded challenge in their quest for the World Title. 2021 sees the […]

Casper Steinfath and Terrene Black claim the Red Bull Heavy Water 2019 titles

19 Oct 2019

Casper Steinfath and Terrene Black claim the Red Bull Heavy Water 2019 titles

It’s a wrap! The 3rd edition (4th year) of Red Bull Heavy Water on the 2019 APP World Tour Schedule did not disappoint. Giant surf arrived, coupled with an aggressive flood tide and fog almost completely whiting out the course at some points made for one of the most intense and gnarly race courses ever […]

APP World Tour Sunset Beach Pro is Here!

8 Feb 2019

APP World Tour Sunset Beach Pro is Here!

Only 4 days until the holding period for the 2019 Sunset Beach Pro presented by Local Motion opens on the North Shore of Oahu. The World’s very best Stand Up Paddlers willcongregate for the dramatic opening event for the 2019 season of the APP World Tour. 3 action packed days of competition will take place between the […]

APP World Tour Launches New Qualifying Series!

31 Jan 2019

APP World Tour Launches New Qualifying Series!

APP World Tour partners with the World Paddle Association to form SUP’s first qualifying series for athletes to gain entry straight onto the APP World Tour! The Association of Paddlesurf Professionals (APP) and the World Paddle Association (WPA) have just announced their newly formed partnership to unify the sport of stand-up paddling. The  APP and the […]

London SUP Open 2018: Gathering of the World’s Top SUPerstars!

19 Jun 2018

London SUP Open 2018: Gathering of the World’s Top SUPerstars!

The APP World Tour has launched a series of City SUP events. Located in 3 iconic capital cities on both sides of the Atlantic, London, Paris and New York City, this is a trio of SUP events not to be missed! The 1st stop will be at The London SUP Open on July 7th and 8th 2018. […]

New York SUP Open: The ultimate outdoors and water festival in the Big Apple!

7 May 2018

New York SUP Open: The ultimate outdoors and water festival in the Big Apple!

The Association of Paddlesurf Professionals (APP) has announced the launch of City Paddle Festivals! a participatory three-stop Standup Paddleboard experience and celebration that connects some of the World’s most high profile Cities (London, New York, Paris). City Paddle Festivals pulls into New York for the New York SUP Open on Saturday, 15th September 2018. The […]

Tristan Boxford’s New Vision for the APP

7 Jun 2017

Tristan Boxford’s New Vision for the APP

Having launched the new APP World Tour a few months ago, Tristan Boxford, founder of the APP, aims to take the Association of Paddlesurf Professionals to the next level in a strive to become even more prestigious. Amidst these changes, the APP has announced a deal with the International Surfing Association. Tristan tells TotalSUP about […]

This Weekend’s Results: APP World Tour’s Japan Pro Am, Paddle Imua, Battle of the Thames…

8 May 2017

This Weekend’s Results: APP World Tour’s Japan Pro Am, Paddle Imua, Battle of the Thames…

It was another great Stand Up Paddle weekend. Between the APP World Tour’s Japan Pro Am, the French Cup 12’6 on the île de Ré, the Paddle Imua race in Hawaii, the Air Tahiti Nui Paddle Royal Race, French SUP Surf Cup and the Battle of the Thames in London, there was certainly no chance of getting […]

The Waterman League Secures Series A Financing and Launches the APP World Tour

11 Jan 2017

The Waterman League Secures Series A Financing and Launches the APP World Tour

The Waterman League, known for its professional paddlesurfing racing and surfing league, has announced it has closed a Series A round of financing. The efforts were led by private equity firm AID Partners (AID), LLC and Darren Shaw, a Hong Kong based co-investor: both entities will join the Company’s board of directors. The proceeds of […]

Bilbao World Sup Challenge 2014 – Day 1

7 Jun 2014

Bilbao World Sup Challenge 2014 – Day 1

Week of Stand-Up Paddle racing action underway in Bilbao for the Bilbao World Sup Challenge counting for the WatermanLeague Stand Up World Series.