Santa Cruz surf kayak contest is the biggest contest on the west coast.  Great waves this year, and fun people as always.  Every year I think I’m surfing much better than last year, and I probably am, but so is everyone else!  So i didn’t do as well as I’d hoped, but I had a good time.

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Me

Me

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Even Friday, there were some good sized sets.  Figure I sit about 3 feet tall in my kayak.

Even Friday, there were some good sized sets. Figure I sit about 3 feet tall in my kayak.

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Galen (who ended up winning Mens HP!) making a bicycle powered smoothy

Galen (who ended up winning Mens HP!) making a bicycle powered smoothy

Kenny King (?)

Kenny King (?)

Jason Kozun

Jason Kozun

Brian

Brian

Jason Kozun

Jason Kozun

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Tyler?

Tyler?

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Dennis St. Clair

Dennis St. Clair

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Rick Starr

Rick Starr

Randy and Vince, both in boats they designed

Randy and Vince, both in boats they designed

Darren Commons

Darren Commons

Small waves in my HP heat

Small waves in my HP heat

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Galen

Galen

Darren

Darren

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Jim Grossman (?)

Jim Grossman (?)

Marc Woolward

Marc Woolward

Darren B. of Random Kayaks

Darren B. of Random Kayaks

Marc W

Marc W

Darren B.

Darren B.

Ian

Ian

Sean M?

Sean M?

Jeff B.

Jeff B.

Ian

Ian

Jeff B

Jeff B

Ian

Ian

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Fuzzy, but too cool not to share.

Fuzzy, but too cool not to share.

Darren B

Darren B

Eric Conner

Eric Conner

I accidentally dropped in on Dessie.  didn't see him soon enough, tried to get off the wave and failed...  Doh.

I accidentally dropped in on Dessie. didn’t see him soon enough, tried to get off the wave and failed… Doh.

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