Connor Baxter and Annabel Anderson named Male and Feminine Paddlers of the Yr

View full listing of winners at

DANA POINT, Calif. (September 29, 2017) – The outcomes of the 2017 SUP Awards introduced by Salt Life have been introduced on the Pacific Paddle Video games Kickoff Occasion on Thursday night time. The SUP Awards, now of their seventh 12 months, honor the highest athletes, performances, expeditions, films and philanthropic efforts within the sport. View the total listing of winners at and obtain excessive decision photographs right here.

“The SUP Awards are the annual measuring stick for standup paddling’s high athletes, films, philanthropies and expeditions,” mentioned SUP journal editor-in-chief Will Taylor. “The seventh annual present is not any totally different and we have been past excited so as to add the official Kickoff Occasion to the Pacific Paddle Video games as a part of the festivities. Due to Salt Life for all of the help!”
Salt Life President Jeff Stillwell added, “Salt Life wish to congratulate the entire winners of the 2017 SUP Awards, together with Salt Life group member Connor Baxter who was named Male Paddler of the Yr! We’re honored to participate on this occasion and stay up for the Pacific Paddle Video games this weekend.”

The 2017 Pacific Paddle Video games introduced by Salt Life will happen September 30 by means of October 1 at Doheny State Seashore in Dana Level, California. Comply with @supthemag and keep tuned to for extra info and updates. #PPG2017

Connor Baxter claims an unprecedented fifth Male Paddle of the Yr SUP Award. Picture: Lorenzo Menendez


Annabel Anderson accepts her first Feminine Paddler of the Yr SUP Award. Picture: Lorenzo Menendez


The grom presence was sturdy at this 12 months’s SUP Awards. Picture: Christian Jung

2017 SUP Awards Winners
Male Paddler of the Yr
1. Connor Baxter
2. Casper Steinfath
three. Kai Lenny

Feminine Paddler of the Yr
1. Annabel Anderson
2. Fiona Wylde
three. Candice Appleby

Film of the Yr

Prime Expedition
Chris Bertish

Prime Philanthropic Effort
Tyler’s Dam That Most cancers

Breakthrough Performer
Male – Michael Sales space
Feminine – Annie Reickert

Greatest Efficiency
Male – Titouan Puyo – Carolina Cup
Feminine – Penelope Strickland – Molokai 2 Oahu

About Salt Life:
Salt Life is an genuine, aspirational and life-style model that embraces those that love the ocean and all the pieces related to dwelling the “Salt Life”. Based in 2003 by 4 avid watermen from Jacksonville Seashore, Florida, the Salt Life model has widespread attraction with ocean fanatics worldwide. From fishing, diving and browsing, to seashore enjoyable and sun-soaked rest, the Salt Life model says, “I dwell the Salt Life”. From its first merchandise choices in 2006, Salt Life has grown to greater than $30 million in annual gross sales, with distribution in surf retailers, specialty shops, department shops and sporting items retailers.

Salt Life, LLC is operated as an working subsidiary of Delta Attire, Inc., the place it has been managed since 2011. The flagship Salt Life retail retailer, which opened in Jacksonville Seashore, Florida in 2012, serves as a imaginative and prescient for retail prospects to see product placements they will make the most of of their shops and throughout a number of platforms. Salt Life’s company workplace is situated in Columbus, GA and their distribution heart was lately relocated to Fayetteville, NC. Quite a few skilled athletes and sportsmen have an alliance with the model in cross-marketing partnerships. (

About SUP journal:
SUP journal is a part of The Fanatic Community (TEN) and is the main multi-media publication within the standup paddling world. With a progressive and approachable model, SUP strives to get readers out on the water, it doesn’t matter what kind of paddler they’re. By mixing participating print and vacation spot options, gear protection and in-depth tutorial items with in-house video and occasion protection on, in addition to executing the most important occasions within the sport, SUP journal provides readers probably the most complete view of the game within the trade, all whereas getting them out paddling. For extra info, please go to