Joe Carberry

Joe Carberry

SUP Magazine Editor

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October 18, 2012 //

Maui shaper and SUP surfer Dave Peterson is thankful he was standing instead of surfing prone today after nearly becoming SUPper near Kanaha Beach in Central Maui. An eight- to nine-foot shark bit into his board and wouldn’t relent. Peterson was waiting outside the lineup at a break known as “Boneyard” when he was knocked […]

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October 15, 2012 //

For the third time in as many years, Kai Lenny has won the overall title on a Waterman League World Tour. Lenny –who Battle of the Paddle Champ Danny Ching calls, “the best paddler in the world,” for his prowess in both wave and race competition– wrapped up his Standup World Series overall win Sunday […]

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October 3, 2012 //

The SUP magazine Awards Presented by Body Glove was easily one of standup’s best nights ever. All the stars came out to play. SUP magazine Senior Editor Dave Shively sat down with the sport’s heaviest hitters as they come off stage. Keep checking here and SUPAwards.com for exclusive video from the evening. Annabel Anderson, who […]

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September 30, 2012 //

The best part of the Gerry Lopez Rainbow Sandals Battle of the Paddle isn’t the surfing, the sprinting, the strategy, or even the carnage—those things are pretty good too, though. The best part is the ultra-compelling storylines that pop up every year that make this sport so great when the biggest player’s gather in Dana […]

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September 27, 2012 //

In one of the most epic nights ever for the sport of standup paddling, the best athletes and filmmakers in the industry gathered for the ultimate celebration at the 2012 SUP Awards presented by Body Glove.

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September 27, 2012 //

It’s about that time. The Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle is this weekend and we at for live updates Saturday, September 29th 2012 as the best go head to head in Dana Point, California. Pick the winner and you get ten points, the second place finisher, nine points, third place, eight, […]

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September 27, 2012 //

The 2012 Paddle Surfing Championships kicks off Oct. 12 at the world class break, C Street, in Ventura, Calif. Competitors will have the opportunity to compete in an Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) format contest with lots on the line. The weekend of Oct. 12th will be a busy one at C Street with 32 […]

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September 24, 2012 //

With the immense progress standup paddling has made in the past few years, it’s easy to forget that it’s still a young game. Unlike surfing, whitewater or outrigger paddling, there isn’t a generation of athletes that have lived an entire life practicing the art. But, as SUP continues to flourish, the first generation of groms […]

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September 22, 2012 //

The Surf Race to Victory series, created by Victory Koredry, is one of the most popular race formats in the country, simply from the excitement created when athletes use every paddling skill available to navigate in and out of the surf zone. And when one of the races is blessed with good swell, like last […]

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September 19, 2012 //

Laird Hamilton and Nidecker are excited to announce a new partnership to develop stand up paddle boards, as well as the launch of a new brand: Laird StandUp. “Partnering with Nidecker is a very exciting prospect. I was impressed by their long history of technological innovations, and I knew they would be the perfect choice […]

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