Santa Cruz Surf Paddle Fest 2011 Official Video

This is the official video of the25th annual 2011 Santa Cruz Surf Paddle Fest in Steamer Lane. As you can tell from the majority of the video, there were decent sized waves, but onshore wind squashed and confused a lot of the waves. You can also see the contestants did their best with what they had. Both the IC and HP paddlers really made lemonade out of the lemons they were given. Based on the conditions the IC boaters may have had an easier time of it, but only just…

This video shows a bit more of the SUP Surfers from the contest.

Sunday was cancelled due to conditions so I am note sure if there will be follow up videos.