The Molokai to Oahu paddleboard world championships boasted an epic field of competitors. After all was said and done, records were broken and the Aussies dominated the field. This race is rough, grueling, and the ultimate challenge for many athletes but Travis Grant and Connor Baxter made it look easy and both shattered the previous world record.
Aussies Dominate World-Record Year At 2017 Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships
HONOLULU (July 31, 2017) – Athletes at the 21st Anniversary Moloka’i-2-O’ahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Brewing Company.
The athletes rose this morning to ideal conditions that created a field that world records could not only be broken, but shattered. The channel delivered downwind conditions that reaffirmed the pure magic that only the Ka’iwi Channel can encapsulate.