Which is Better: Soft or Hard SUP Paddle Boards?

Comparing the Difference between Soft Top and Hard Surfaced SUP Paddle Boards When you decide to make your first paddle board purchase, the choices are staggering. You will be greeted with a wide variety of SUP paddle boards, some with soft tops and others with hard surfaces, some designed for the family while others are […]

Your SUP Board Stability

How to Use Stability Ratings to Pick the Right Stand Up Paddle Board If you were to pursue the new 2014 boards offered by Stand on Liquid, you would be offered a wide variety of styles, designs, and of course, different  paddle boards based on your skill and where you plan on SUPing. Let’s consider […]

Inflatable SUP versus Solid SUP

Is an Inflatable SUP Better than a Solid SUP? So here’s the dilemma: You’ve narrowed it down to a Tahoe SUP 2014 Alpine Explorer Inflatable SUP Board and the Stand On Liquid Sunburst SUP Board. And now, you want to know which is better? Although that is not the right question you should be asking, […]

With Your PFD

Some Additional SUP Safety Gear with Your PFD The last post was focused on two things: the requirements that the United States Coast Guard has determined is in the best interest of all watercraft, and paddleboards are considered watercraft, and the way the MTI Fluid Inflatable PFD Belt meets those requirements and then some. While […]

Customizing Your SUP Experience: A SUP Board That Reflects You

A SUP PaddleBoard to Customize When I first found out about the Stand On Liquid Revere Limited Edition 14’ Touring SUP Board, I was skeptical. Not that it isn’t a great paddle board, it is; not that it isn’t an amazing looking paddle board, it is. But I’ve learned from past experience, good looking paddle […]

Paddle Board Exercises for a Better Recovery

We’ve talked a lot about the need for stretching prior to getting on your Stand On Liquid paddle board. But if you have ever spent a day on the water, you know the feeling of exhilaration and soreness that can stay with you long after you hit dry land. So today, I thought I’d mention […]

Build Your Own SUP Summer Camp: Lessons for SUP Beginners and More

“How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon. December is here before it’s June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?” Dr. Suess At some point, you will look at your kids and wonder where the time went. It’s okay to reflect […]

Stand On Liquid Guide to SUP Paddling Fundamentals

It seems simple enough. Once you master the subtle art of standing on your board, now all you need to do is move forward. In this post I thought I’d give you a few things to think about when it comes to the actual use of your paddle. There are some simple things you can […]

What Should You Pack for a SUP Vacation?

I recently wrote about the off-season stand on liquid experience. While it is definitely something you should consider, most of us may want a more fair weather adventure. So I thought I’d take a look at some of the best vacation spots and the experience you’ll find in those sunny locales. But there are some […]

Your Best SUP Experience Needs a Plan

Paddle boarding knows no seasons. It can however present challenges that beginners might not be aware of and many experienced stand up paddle boarders have learned about the hard way. So today, I thought I’d take a look at some of the obvious things you should consider before you stand on liquid. The Plan While […]