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Baxter claims third straight Pacific Paddle Games crown

Connor Baxter from Haiku • HARRY WIEWEL photo
Baxter leads Australia’s Lincoln Dews in the final lap of the technical race. • HARRY WIEWEL photo

FIRST PHOTO: Connor Baxter of Haiku crosses the finish line to win the Pacific Paddle Games men’s technical race Sunday at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, Calif. — he also won the distance race to claim the overall title at the stand-up paddling event for a third consecutive year. “Three is my lucky number and from windsurfing and surfing, 33 has always been my sail number,” Baxter said on SUP Magazine’s website. “To get the third one here today and win both races is a killer feeling.” SECOND PHOTO: Baxter leads Australia’s Lincoln Dews in the final lap of the technical race.

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