Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Boards: Five Excellent Reasons

Think of inflatable stand up paddle boards as the great equalizer. Not only do they allow beginners to experience the sport on a board that offers the same thrill as a rigid board, the entry point is more affordable. In fact, inflatable stand up paddle boards have practical considerations for the more experienced boarder as […]

Why You should have an Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board

Standup paddle boarding offers a unique water experience unlike any other. And like any sport, your soon-to-be-hopeless-devotion to it will depend on which board you use, where you plan to go and how you get there. So I thought I’d take this opportunity to discuss which stand up paddle board might be best to keep […]

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 […]

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 […]

Stand Up Paddle, Forward Stroke Fundamentals

This is a great video series from our friends at Werner on paddle stroke http://vimeo.com/54537120 CHECK IT OUT!!!!

The Beach Bum, Soft Top SUP here at Stand on Liquid

The Beach Bum Soft Top 10′ 8″ is a perfect starter package for fun in the sun with the entire family. The Beach Bum package includes an adjustable paddle, leash for added safety, single fin plus convenient carrying handle. Its soft top construction and Caribbean blue design encourage a relaxing, fun day on the water. […]

Stand on Liquid…your board your adventure

From Dusty back-country trails and winding rivers to white-capped mountains, Bend, OR is microbrew city USA – with a serious love of the outdoors. Bend’s timeless beauty and proximity to water – by way of mountain lakes, rivers, and Pacific Ocean – has evolved into a hub for stand up paddling and inspires visitors from […]

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 […]

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 […]