SUP Paddle Board Accessories

Five Things You’ll Need to Enjoy Music From Your PaddleBoard Suppose you have just purchased the classically designed Tahoe SUP Limited Edition 12’ 6” Paddle Board, with its throwback Chris Craft hardwood design deck and awesome touring capabilities. And with the purchase of that board, Stand On Liquid threw in a custom cut Torrent Carbon Paddle […]

Stand Up Paddle Boarding on a River

Five Things to Know Before You SUP on Moving Water If you have never attempted stand up paddle boarding on moving water, and technically a wind-swept lake doesn’t count, you can easily be classified as a beginner. Unlike a lot of sports, the classification of beginner paddle boarder is extensive in part because there is […]

SUP Race Training

How Every Day on the Water is Training for a Stand Up Paddle Board Race If you ever get the opportunity to spend some time on a Morrelli & Melvin 12’6” Race SUP Paddle Board, two things will occur to you: this is one of the slickest paddle boards on the market and you may […]

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, […]

How Do You Choose the Right SUP Board?

Your Size Matters When It Comes to Choosing the Right SUP Board There is nothing average about the Pau Hana Mini Sport 10’10” SUP Paddleboard. And I’ll tell you why in a moment. What I wanted to discuss is why this paddleboard might work for most people and not for others. It has everything to […]

Yoga and the PaddleBoard

Yoga or Not: The Most Versatile SUP Board Inflates! When it comes to versatility, convenience, and performance across a wide variety of conditions, the Stand On Liquid Inflatable 11’ SUP Board is in a category all its own. I bring this up for several reasons. Recently, someone asked what sort of paddleboard they should purchase […]

The SUP PaddleBoard Turn

How to turn your paddleboard. Every paddleboarder knows that there is far more to the SUP experience than simply moving in a straight line. Most of the discussions we have had so far about SUP paddling have centered on how to move forward. Sure, we have discussed some of our favorite boards during those discussions, […]

Bigger, Smaller, Straight, or Fast: SUP Fins for Racing

SUP Fins for Racing What kind of SUP fin is best for racing? Should the fin be bigger, smaller, straight or just focused on fast? This whole conversation about various SUP fin systems and how they play into best fins for SUP racing started with a test ride on Naish Javelin MC 14’ Race SUP. […]

What’s the best SUP Fin?

One of the last things we consider with paddleboarding is how the fin impacts the overall experience. It is the equivalent of the tires on your car or bike; it’s what makes contact with the water. And like those tires, each one serves a purpose, making “what is the best” a bit harder than you […]

How to Choose a Stand Up Paddleboard for the Surf

In the previous post, titled “How to Choose the Right SUP Paddle Board”, we discussed one of the more versatile boards, the SUP that can do it all, in the surf or on flatwater, the Laird Hamilton 12 foot board. While it provides a good SUP surf experience, it is not a board specifically designed […]