The Bilbao Paddle Challenge race was held this past weekend in Spain, and Riviera Team Rider Kim Barnes had a great finish with a 6th overall in the Elite Women's.
"Such an incredible experience paddling in Bilbao, Spain. Paddling on the river in front of the Guggenheim Museum with some of the best racers in the world was priceless!" -Kim Barns
The Lost Mills race was held this past weekend in Germany, and Riviera Team Rider Kim Barnes made the trip to europe for the Lost Mills Event as well as the Bilbao Paddle Challenge in Spain.
Kim has had a few top finishes this year, and had great finishes in Germany putting herself in 10th Overall on the weekend. This event is a bit different than most because the men and Women race 14'. The level of racing was extremely high in the mens and womens field. The paddlers in the top 20-30 are all top competitors at any race in the world. Stay tuned for updates on the Bilbao Paddle Challenge, next weekend.
The 8th Annual OluKai Ho‘olaule‘a went off last weekend and the conditions were ideal for the famous Maui downwinder. Local Talia Decoite, 13 year old Jade Howson and Daniel Russel from Team Riviera made the trip out to Maui to compete and participate in the weekend events.View full article →
The Carolina Cup went off last weekend and once again cemented itself as one of the toughest SUP races of the year. The level of paddling this year was incredible to see with about 18 paddlers in the lead Men's pack for 12 of the 13 Miles! Team Riviera made the trip out to North Carolina to compete and participate in the weekend events. As the Race started Cyril Burgiere rocketed out to the first buoy turning inside the top 10... After 13 Miles Cyril finished 30th.View full article →
Nick Scheel & Shae Foudy ended up taking the Mongoose Cup Award!!!
This past weekend was the Mongoose Cup here in Dana Point, CA.
The Riviera crew was in full force with Brennan Rose, Rob Rojas, Nick Scheel, Taylor Rambo, Brandon Rambo, Brad Rambo, Mace Comhe, Robert Howson, Conrad Rojas, Shae Foudy, Jade Howson, Alex Higginson and Sarah Messina all competing for the win.View full article →