PHOTOS: Stand Up Paddleboarders surf from Alki to Three Tree Point


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Four adventurous men risked life and limb on a very windy Monday afternoon (Oct. 28) when they did Stand Up Paddleboarding from Alki Beach in West Seattle to Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood.

The four – Matt Parker, Renick Woods, Blake Hanely and Art Aquino – first left a car parked at Three Tree Point, then drove to Alki Beach, where they launched – while standing up and paddling – into the windy, whitecap-filled Puget Sound.

Surfing with gusts of up to 26MPH, the four arrived safely after about an hour of paddling in swells that looked about 6-10 (or so) feet high.

Here are some pics the gang provided to The B-Town Blog (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):

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2 Responses to “PHOTOS: Stand Up Paddleboarders surf from Alki to Three Tree Point”
  1. Matt Parker says:

    Nice ride fellas… one of the best WA SUP days ever!!!

  2. Urban Surf says:

    Nice pics & article! That was a nice sunny & windy day for SUP & kiteboarding in our own back yard!

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