- Chris Bertish
- 130.1 kilometre(s)
- South Africa (Cape Town,,Western Cape, South Africa)
The farthest distance by stand up paddleboard (SUP) in 12 hours on open water is 130.1 km (80.84 miles), and was achieved by Chris Bertish (South Africa), between Kommetjie and Langebaan in South Africa, on 17 December 2013. Chris has completed several other expeditions with his SUP, navigating 325 kilometres up the South Africa's West Coast, crossing the English Channel, and paddling the navigable length of the Thames River.