World Tour – Other SUP Stuff

Stand Up Paddle Board Accessories Worth Traveling With Last week I mentioned some of the key pieces of equipment you might consider if you are traveling to a destination well out of reach of your car. I suggested an inflatable paddle board like the Sevylor Cimarron 12’6” Inflatable SUP, a board capable of handling a […]

How To Chose a SUP Paddle

Five Things You Should Know When Choosing a Stand Up Paddle Board Paddle While the Riviera Vantage Art Series Carbon Fiber Paddle may be one of the best choices on the market, good looks aside, it can also set you back a pretty penny. Is it worth it? Before I give it a resounding yes, […]

Stand Up Paddle Boarding on a River – The Paddle

What are the Differences between SUP Paddles? The importance of the right SUP paddle is often the difference between a good time and an epic one. But paddle purchases can be confusing, often more so that the choice of paddle board. SUP paddles may be priced like an accessory when compared to the cost of […]

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, […]

Paddling Fundamentals: The Next Step in SUP Paddling

Paddling Fundamentals: The Next Step in SUP Paddling You can have the coolest looking board, like the Boardworks Raven 11’6” SUP with its Northwest Native American motif and bamboo inlays but if you don’t have the stroke down, and this board is one of the best all-purpose boards around, it’s all for naught. You’ll end […]

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 […]

Santa, don’t forget about SUP…

While some are strapping into skis and snowboards, I’m still thinking about gliding through the water, sunshine shinning with my favorite furry companion posted up on the front of the board. I’ve been good this year Santa, I have! And all I want for Christmas is SUP stuff. With the holiday season around the corner, […]

SUP SURFING TRANSFORMATION

Stand up paddling is taking the world by storm, but the same cannot be said for Stand up surfing. Actually seeing people riding waves while on a SUP with a paddle in hand brings about a lot of different emotions for people who have spent the better part of their lives prone surfing.  I grew […]