The Brief (or Long) History of Standup Paddle Boarding

It is difficult to pin down the origins of any activity that seems to simply have evolved. Standup paddle boarding has had a long or even brief history, depending on what you want to believe. So I thought I’d give you some of the new/old possibilities surrounding the origins of the quickly growing sport of […]

The Paddle in Paddleboard

While a lot of emphasis can be put on the type of paddleboard you chose, the real star of the show is the paddle. This is your direct connection to the water, assuming you don’t fall in. Nothing can enhance the experience or aid in your effort to go for greater distances and in different […]

Your Stand On Liquid Paddleboard: Under the Skin

It doesn’t take long for the stand on water experience to get under your skin. Once you realize you have the skills to spend more time on your feet than your knees or worse, in the water, buying a standup paddleboard is a gimme if there ever was one. So you venture off in search […]

How to Keep Your Stand On Liquid PaddleBoard Watertight

It might seem ironic but the very reasons paddleboarding is so much fun, the sun, the open water, the challenge to go just a little bit farther are the very things that can do the most damage to your board. The worst enemy of your board is water. Keeping it watertight requires frequent inspections, a […]

How to Store Your Standup Paddleboard

Not everyone who purchases a stand-up paddleboard lives close enough to the water to use it regularly. While we’d all like to live in a tropical climate with continual access to the perfect day, most of us are forced to store our standup paddleboard for a season or two. This needs to be done correctly […]

Stand on Liquid…Adventure of SUP transportation

Collinsling After struggling to transport my Revere 5 blocks from my home on NW Broadway to the dock at Tumalo Creek Kayak and Canoe, I invented a transport aid. Out of what was previously a dog leash, and prior to that, an anchor for a slack line, I had a sling. I clipped a few […]

Stand on Liquid and New Paddle Adventures!

Day 1 Jumping in to a new sport is not something I am a novice at. Deciding to invest in a paddle board after clearing out my bank account from a year traveling in Australia was not a hasty decision. But, the questions still remained…. where to get the board? Luckily, I work at Patagonia@Bend, […]

Stand up Paddling and Calorie Burn

From our friends at Surfin OK – So how many calories does paddling boarding burn? If you are paddling hard, up to 800-1000 calories per hour! What can be said is that stand up paddling is just as intense as other paddling water sports such as canoeing, kayaking, or Hawaiian outrigger. If anything SUPing might […]

2013 Tahoe SUP Rubicon Reviewed at Stand on Liquid

Check out Ronnie Ayres from Tahoe SUP in the Stand on Liquid warehouse explaining the features of the 2013 Rubicon.

Tahoe SUP, EXPLORE Project – 2013 Tahoe SUP line-up at Stand on Liquid coming soon

From our friends at TahoeSUP – E X P L O R E Project. The Project, filmed and edited by the Thunderfish production company, features episodes from a variety of stand up paddling locations, following our team of explorers as they let imagination and curiosity be their guide. The E X P L O R […]