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Seychelle Webster Claims Her First Racing World Title in Paris

The action inside the Nautic Salon Nautique in Paris over the weekend was red hot - the APP World Tour is in Paris for its final, climactic stop of the 2019 Season and the Sprint Racing on Saturday did not disappoint. There were so many takeaways from Saturday's action, from the electric atmosphere in the Salon, to some of the most exciting racing yet on the APP World Tour. But for one person, it was an incredibly special day, as not only did she power her way to victory in the sprint racing component of the Paris SUP Open in front of a mesmerized crowd, but she clinched the 2019 Racing World Title ahead of the final day of action on Sunday.

That's right, it was an emotional moment as one of America's greatest paddling talents, SIC Maui's Seychelle Webster was able to secure her maiden World Title in Paris, with a flawless victory in the sprints, giving her three sprint wins for her first season on Tour, securing the 2019 Sprint Racing Title in the process. In front of hundreds of passionate paddlers assembled in Paris for this weekend's race, Seychelle was thankful, proud of a moment that she has worked long and hard for and finally able to add a World Title to her list of achievements. So, a major congratulations to Seychelle Webster.