Joe Carberry

Joe Carberry

SUP Magazine Editor

February 18, 2011 //

Plenty of paddlers are getting incredible angles from the Go Pro Camera nowadays and building their own stellar flicks from their home computers. Here’s one of our favorites from Denton Chase in the Half Moon Bay, Calif. area. Notice the athletic camera work during the wipe outs. Thank the Laird from Beasho Free on Vimeo.

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February 16, 2011 //

There’s something special about the first, no matter the context. First descents. First ascents. First love? First kiss? Last week, Karen Wrenn, 39, became the first standup paddler to connect all of California’s Channel Islands, battling sharks, hefty windchop and gnarly sideshore gales intent on knocking her off course. But the mother of three endured, […]

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February 15, 2011 //

Gulf Coast surfing icon and waterman Yancy Spencer has passed away, according to news reports in the Pensacola News Journal. Spencer, 60, was surfing in Malibu, Calif. when he got out of the water after suffering from chest pains. Emergency officials were summoned but Spencer later died from massive cardiac arrest. Spencer was one of […]

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February 14, 2011 //

A stalwart in the southern California race scene, the Hal Rosoff Classic went off this weekend in Newport, Calif. under bright February sunshine, featuring 135 standup paddlers in nine divisions among the other outrigger and kayak classes. “We lucked out with the weather,” says the Newport Aquatic Center’s Billy Whitford. “Last year we had to […]

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February 10, 2011 //

Maui’s Kai Lenny continues to let his success speak for itself. With many naysayers detracting from his 2010 World Title, citing a lack of credible competition, Lenny added another impressive win to his resume by claiming his second win at the Sunset Beach Pro in as many years Wednesday on the North Shore of Ohau, […]

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February 9, 2011 //

Ripping conditions for Day 3 at the sunset pro to finish the trials and open up the first round of the main event. Check out the live webcast here.

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February 8, 2011 //

Standup World Tour organizer Tristan Boxford made the call late this morning to run the trials with the 12 remaining paddlers vying to qualify for the main event (the Sunset Beach Pro) later this week. The 12 athletes who advanced from round two yesterday are Connor Baxter, Brennan Rose, Chuck Patterson, Pomai Hoapiu, Slater Trout, […]

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February 7, 2011 //

OluKai, manufacturers of premium footwear for the ocean lifestyle, was recognized as the ‘Breakthrough Brand of the Year’ at the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) Image Awards held last night in Orange County, CA. “Being recognized by our peers as SIMA’s ‘Breakthrough Brand of the Year’ is an honor truly embraced throughout the OluKai ‘ohana. […]

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February 3, 2011 //

Why are the things you love better when you’re not at home? Maybe because you don’t have to go to work? All you have to do is go for s$%*. And it’s as if standup was made for traveling. Standup boards are starting to infiltrate every corner of the globe so all you need is […]

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February 2, 2011 //

Lakeshore Paddleboard Company is proud to announce the signing of a sponsorship agreement with Jay Kincaid to join their 2011 SUP race team. Jay Kincaid has been in the competitive paddle sports industry since he was 14. His achievements include the 2003 Freestyle Kayaking World Champion, 2005 Freestyle Kayaking World Bronze Medalist, 2002 Pre-Worlds Silver […]

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