Candice on her SUP from ESPN W
Candice doing her thing. Photo Credit: ESPN W

Get to know Surftec SUP sponsored, paddle board prodigy Candice Apply in this Hot Shots series on ESPN W

Did you know that Candice started competing in SUP competitions only a few months after teaching herself the sport back in the summer of 2007? She even went on to become the first women to beat then men in a professional SUP surfing event in 2008 at the Duke Kahanamoku Oceanfest. Pretty impressive, huh?

Alright all you SUP paddlers out there, what is the coolest place you’ve paddled? Send us pictures at and we will feature the coolest destination!