Traditional/Prone Paddleboarding/Jimmy Clarke/Duke Brouwer

Sep 16, 2021
Jimmy Clarke
Jimmy, Originally from Santa Cruz CA. Moved to Bend in the early 2000’s. With a long history in endurance sports and ocean lifeguarding. Jimmy discusses his introduction to Traditional paddleboarding and his days in the prone paddeling community. This includes an amazing story of Jimmy competing in and winning the 29 mile open ocean Trans Bay Prone Paddleboard Race held in Montarey Bay CA.

Duke Brouwer:
Duke calls in to the show from Half Moon Bay CA. Duke holds the title of Deputy Harbormaster for the San Mateo County Harbor District. Duke, Like Jimmy, has a long history as a waterman. Duke has worn many hats over the years, from working in leadership roles in the surf industry from 1987 until 2019, to life guarding in Santa Cruz CA and now, directing and participating in search and rescue efforts on the waters between Pacifica and Pidgeon point CA. Duke also worked as the event director for the Jay Moriarity Memorial Paddleboard Race in Santa Cruz CA for 12 years.
Bark Paddleboards

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The fastest boards on the water. More races have been won on Bark paddle boards than any other brand. Joe's complete range of boards- from his world famous unlimited and stock boards, to his SUPS, coastal touring boards, big wave guns and longboards- are all tested, refined, hand-shaped, and finishe

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