What the SUP is up!

This year marked the 4th annual Trinidad to little river SUP race, and it was intense! With the seas 6′ @ 8 seconds and “pea soup” thick fog added to challenge, competitors paddled for several miles navigating entirely by braille with very low viability, avoiding many obstacles along the way. The last mile of the race was the fiercest. Hidden in the fog, waves slammed into huge rock islands and giant boulders causing backwash waves as big as the waves coming in.  Avoiding the rocks and safely finishing the race in amazing time.  The boat perspective was great and I am anticipating next years event.

gear list: canon 1dii, 300mm f2.8l non-is, canon 1100d 28-200mm usm.

 

Special thanks to Himay / Sclafani plumbing for having me on the boat to follow the action!


 

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Congrats to everyone for finishing the race!