Time to Think SUP River Surfing

Some Basics for Riding River Waves on a Stand Up Paddle Board When I hear snow on the mountain, I think spring melt and fantastic waves that are waiting for the SUP River Surfer. When I think of riding river waves on a stand up paddle board, two boards come to mind: The Pau Hana […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Rules of Open Ocean: Etiquette of the SUP

Think of these rules of the open ocean as a lesson in good manners. Yes, there is an etiquette that everyone should know when looking to our coastlines for the SUP experience. Many of these courtesies will be extended to those who chose to surf. While there are over 740 various surfer type terms, most […]

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, […]

Paddle Board Safety

Stand up paddle boarding appeals to people of all walks of life and has quickly become the fastest growing sport in the world. It doesn’t take much practice to start feeling comfortable and enjoying yourself on a SUP. Even beginners will find themselves balancing with ease and gliding effortlessly through the water. SUP is known […]