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 […]
Zane Kekoa Schweitzer was born in Hawaii September 15, 1993. He grew up in Lahaina, Maui where he started to paddle after receiving one of the first SUP surf boards starboard ever made back in 2008. He has been a Starboard sponsored rider for windsurfing since 2005, they wanted to share with him their first sups for him to sure his feedback! Zane is two-time Ultimate Waterman.
Entries are now officially open for the APP World Tour season opener at Sunset Beach on the North Shore of Oahu, with a holding period going from the 11th – 23rd February 2019. The Sunset Beach Pro was the first official stop on the APP World Tour back in 2010, and has served as an […]
Sean Poynter and Iballa Moreno are crowned World Champions, both for the first time. After displaying some spectacular performances at El Loret in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in the final day of the APP World Tour. All competitors out on a great show, demonstrating the strength in depth in the SUP surfing world, and the limits […]
The new Starboard Longboard SUP range have just been released. The two models the 10’0”x 29” and 9’0”x 28” which were shaped by Ollie O’Reilly were put to the test by starboard riders Zane Schweitzer, Benoit Carpentier, and Connor Baxter. Starboard man Ollie O’Reilly introduces the two boards to TotalSUP. Our vision was simple, it was to design a […]
The APP tour wrapped up its stop in New York last weekend and the final SUP surf competition was full of surprises! The event was full of dramatic action, performance strategy and excellent surfing, with a few outstanding performances during the heats. Here is the full report brought to you by the APP World Tour. […]
The APP World Tour has announced the event Red Bull Heavy Water will take place from the 15th October to the 2nd November held in San Francisco, California. The event is quite possibly the most intense stand up paddling event in the world, will showcase top performing athletes in the ~12km (7.5 mile) course, and has […]
Hawaiian Zane Schweitzer has just won the inaugural SUP Foil category race in the 26 mile (42 km) Pailolo Channel crossing from Maui to Moloka’i as part of the 2018 M2M Crossing, in doing so he set a new channel crossing record time, and won the overall classification, beating all other crafts including traditional outriggers, surf skis […]
Team Hawaii Team Members Zane Schweitzer- 09/15/1993- SUP Surfing Connor Baxter – 09/15/1990- Technical Race- Distance Mo Freitas- 07/21/1997-SUP Surfing- Distance Annie Reickert- 07/17/2001- Technical Race Lara Claydon- 11/09/1999-SUP Surf- Technical Race Mariko Strickland- SUP Surf Kurt Lager- 01/30/1980-Prone Paddleboard Leane Darling- 08/07/1985- Prone Paddleboard Team Manager: Matty Schweitzer- 08/25/1988 Long Distance: Connor Baxter – Mo Freitas […]
Having participated in the Ultimate Waterman competition twice, Starboard SUP rider Zane Schweitzer has achieved the accolade of winning on both of these occasions. While he spent most of his time focusing on the Ultimate Waterman at the beginning of this year, his attention has now well and truly shifted towards his SUP Surf season. Aside […]
Headed by French board designer and entrepreneur Mathieu Rauzier, Rayvolt Bike has just announced the global launch of its first electric bike, the Rayvolt Cruzer. Well-renowned in the world of paddleboarding as Head of SUP Design for leading watersports brand Starboard, Mathieu Rauzier aims to introduce a whole new way of beach cruising with an eco-friendly, […]
The APP World Tour has kicked off in Hawaii over the last month and the first two events have run smoothly with an overall more professional feel. The surfing competition took place from 11th to 24th of February in Oahu, and the racing one from 10th to 12th of March in Maui. James Casey was […]
Here is another piece of magic by the Schweitzer brothers Zane & Matty in Maui accompanied by Abraham Shouse as they film their amazing SUP foil duo at sunset with lights under their SUP boards. The result is truly beautiful! Video filmed & edited by Matty Schweitzer at Mat5o Media.