Name: Blake Dumas
Born: May 25, 1983
Birth Place: Jacksonville, MS.
Current City: Destin, FL.
When did you first start paddling?
I started in 2010.
Why do you love paddle boarding?
Living on the Gulf Coast, you have to have one if you want to surf all year. Destin and South Walton's bays and beaches are incredible places to explore on the paddle board as well.
What other sports do you do?
I like all sports. I have too many hobbies to pursue just one.
Any other hobbies?
Surfing, paddle surfing, skateboarding, skimboarding, dirt bikes, bmx, golf, and mountain biking trails off 30A.
Who are your sponsors?
GUSU Paddle & Surf, Cronin Surfboards, and Blueprint Health Studio.Accomplishments
2nd place- GUSU PSUP Classic- Sept 14
1st place & 2nd place overall- GUSU PSUP Classic- Oct 19
6th place- GUSU PSUP Classic#1- May 10
2nd place- GUSU PSUP Classic#2- June 14
3rd place team relay- Triple Crown of SUP #1- June 24
2nd place- GUSU PSUP Classic #3- July 12
1st place team relay-Triple Crown of SUP #2- July 22
1st place overall- July 26
1st place overall- Aug 9
4th place- Paddle at the Porch- August 16
1st place- GUSU PSUP Classic #4 - Aug 26
1st place in class 2nd overall-Paddle for Tommorrows- Sept 6
1st place GUSU PSUP Classic #5- Sept 13
1st place and overall points leader- GUSU PSUP Classic Final- Oct 11
1st place, 1st place team relay- Panama Jack Pier to Pier- Oct 25
4th place- Pacifico Paddle Challenge- Nov 8
2nd place- SUP the South Race Series #1- April 25
1st place- GUSU PSUP Classic Series #1 - May 9