The Power of a Paddle…With Your Dog

Grab your furry friend and hit the water for a mind-shift in the right direction. It was noon on a Wednesday, middle of a work-week and middle of the day. The sun was out but it wasn’t what you’d call “hot”. A balmy 53 to be exact. It would have been easy to just hit […]

Paddle Board Review: The Chelan Air

While not technically new to the Stand on Liquid lineup, we’re really psyched about the 12’6” Chelan Air. Without a doubt, the improvements that were made to the 2015 model make it superior to its predecessor. The first time that I took the Chealan Air for a paddle, I was looking for a couple of […]

SUP World Tour

Or Stand Up Paddle Boarding Not Too Far Away As I write this, Monday is in full swing with all of its customary baggage. And that means I’m thinking about everything that would find me on a SUP, somewhere far away preferably. So as I sit here daydreaming about taking a Sevylor Cimarron 12’6” Inflatable […]

SUP Construction: The Torsion Box Under the Skin

Distance Touring on a Stand Up Paddle Board One of the numerous features of the Tahoe SUP Tallac Expedition 14’ Touring SUP is perhaps its least understood. Look at enough information about SUP construction and it all begins to look the same. It can be forgiven: When building a stand up paddle board for touring, […]

What Does Stand Up Paddle Board Stability Mean?

Picking a Stable SUP The Bounce SUP Super Cruiser 11’6” Touring Paddle Board is considered one of the most stable boards on the market. But what does that mean? How stability is measured differs from sport to sport. It means one thing for surfers and another for stand up paddle boards. Surfers use stability as […]

Small Scale SUP

Stand Up Paddle Boarding is Not about Size No doubt you’ve heard the proverb that suggests that “good things come in small packages”. When it comes to stand up paddle boarding, the world of averages often comes into play. Most SUP boards are built for the average sized person. these boards, while usable for almost […]

Dry Land SUP Training – Part Two

Five Stand Up Paddle Boarding Exercises for the Office In our last installment, a typical New Years cajoling that your SUP days are quickly approaching. And while I’d rather be telling you about all the new paddle boards coming your way, this kind of article is key to keeping on it once you get hooked […]

The Best Buy in Stand Up Paddle Boards

The Influence of an Ancient Deity and the Touring SUP: The SOL Kanaloa The Stand On Liquid 12’ Kanaloa Touring SUP draws on the influence of an ancient Hawaiian deity, Kanaloa. According to legend, he was part of a divine duality with his counterpart Kane, possessing a wild and taming power that is best seen […]

Can You Race with a Touring SUP?

Is There a Difference Between Racing Paddle Boards and SUP Boards for Touring? If you have reached a stage in your stand up paddle board experience where you are considering taking it to the next level, the right SUP can make all the difference in the world. Once a board is designed for racing, a […]

Your SUP Deck Pad

5 Things You Should Know about your Stand Up Paddle Board Deck Pad Stand up paddle boarding continues to grow in popularity and with good reason. It’s fun. A simple one hour lesson can help you have more fun on your SUP board, and as you do, you’ll begin searching for the right paddle board […]