Official Race Artwork by Matt Beard Revealed for 19th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships

Posted by on Jun 19, 2015 in Features, News | Comments Off on Official Race Artwork by Matt Beard Revealed for 19th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships

Official Race Artwork by Matt Beard Revealed for 19th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships

Futures Fins create custom fin featuring race artwork for division champions The Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager today revealed the official 2015 race art by Northern California artist Matt Beard. Beard is no stranger to the event, having produced the wildly popular M2O artwork in 2012 that helped define the experience of crossing the Ka’iwi Channel for many of the paddleboarders. Beard’s piece became so engrained in the culture of M2O; some athletes honored his work...

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Futures Fins create custom fin featuring race artwork for division champions

Posted by on Jun 19, 2015 in Features, News | Comments Off on Futures Fins create custom fin featuring race artwork for division champions

Futures Fins create custom fin featuring race artwork for division champions

They’ve incorporated the 2015 event race art into a commemorative fin that only will be awarded to division winners from this year’s race.

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2015 Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships Registration Opens March 10

Posted by on Mar 5, 2015 in News | Comments Off on 2015 Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships Registration Opens March 10

2015 Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships Registration Opens March 10

Online registration opens Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 8 a.m. (PST) for the 19th annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager. In anticipation of record demand, a new three-week registration window and lottery system will be used to better allocate entries to an international field of prequalified and interested non-prequalified athletes. Detailed registration information can be found on the official event website Molokai2Oahu.com. Solo and team competitors are encouraged to review all...

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Registration Opens for the 19th Annual Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championships on March 10th.  

Posted by on Mar 3, 2015 in News | Comments Off on Registration Opens for the 19th Annual Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championships on March 10th.  

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New Records Set and New Champions Crowned at 18th Annual Molokai2Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

Posted by on Jul 27, 2014 in News | Comments Off on New Records Set and New Champions Crowned at 18th Annual Molokai2Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

New Records Set and New Champions Crowned at 18th Annual Molokai2Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

Maui paddler Connor Baxter breaks own world record, Australia’s Jordan Mercer establishes a new legacy with most consecutive wins of any woman and LA’s Jack Bark sets new record in stock prone category.

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World’s Best Paddleboarders Converge on Hawai’i for 18th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships July 27, 2014

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014 in News | Comments Off on World’s Best Paddleboarders Converge on Hawai’i for 18th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships July 27, 2014

World’s Best Paddleboarders Converge on Hawai’i for 18th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships July 27, 2014

Live athlete tracking, real-time social media updates and up-to-the-minute race results available on race day at Molokai2Oahu.com. Honolulu, HI (July 17, 2014) – The desire to cross the ocean between two islands is rooted in the history of ancient Polynesian explorers. The thrill of adventure and the anticipation of a great challenge experienced by paddlers generations ago make up the common thread that runs through today’s athletes who compete in the Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O). On Sunday, July 27, 2014, hundreds...

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Top 10 tips to prepare for race day at the Molokai2Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

Posted by on Jul 14, 2014 in News | Comments Off on Top 10 tips to prepare for race day at the Molokai2Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

Top 10 tips to prepare for race day at the Molokai2Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

By Jenny Kalmbach, 2009 Women’s SUP Champion If you know Jenny, you know she is a great ambassador for the sport of paddleboarding. She’s crossed the Molokai Channel numerous times and has good advice for all paddlers with a sprinkling of a good sense of humor. Don’t show up to Molokai empty handed – If you’re planning on staying a few nights on Molokai before the race, bring your food essentials. There aren’t a lot of shopping options, especially near the race start. So, think about what you want for breakfast, lunch dinner...

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Live Athlete Tracking Powered by DotVision Announced for 18th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships

Posted by on Jul 14, 2014 in News | Comments Off on Live Athlete Tracking Powered by DotVision Announced for 18th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships

Live Athlete Tracking Powered by DotVision Announced for 18th Annual Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships

French technology company helps enhance fan experience and athlete safety at Hawaii’s premier paddleboard race. Competitors in the Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O) will be outfitted with a small GPS tracking device powered by French technology company DotVision.  In this first year of testing, the tracking devices will be placed on athletes’ escort boats, allowing race fans, support teams and race officials to track athletes as they cross the 32-mile Ka’iwi Channel (Moloka’i Channel) in real-time online and from mobile...

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Top 10 Nutrition Tips For Getting To The Finish Line Of The Molokai2oahu Paddleboard World Championships In One Piece

Posted by on Jul 14, 2014 in Features, News | Comments Off on Top 10 Nutrition Tips For Getting To The Finish Line Of The Molokai2oahu Paddleboard World Championships In One Piece

Top 10 Nutrition Tips For Getting To The Finish Line Of The Molokai2oahu Paddleboard World Championships In One Piece

1. Hydrate: just in case you missed the memo – it is hot in Hawaii. You are going to need to stay hydrated. Shoot for 16 ounces of fluid per hour as a minimum. 24 ounces per hour is better if you can handle it.  Drink according to time (e.g. drink every 15 minutes) and do not even think about waiting till you are thirsty.  2. Electrolytes: you are going to lose electrolytes in your sweat. Sodium is the big one you need to worry about. Licking your lips to get some seawater won’t do the trick. You are going to need to supplement sodium and...

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“We Arrive” – M2O Paddleboard World Championships EP3

Posted by on Jun 5, 2014 in News | Comments Off on “We Arrive” – M2O Paddleboard World Championships EP3

“We Arrive” – M2O Paddleboard World Championships EP3

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