Joe Carberry

Joe Carberry

SUP Magazine Editor

July 12, 2010 //

Here’s an indicator that standup paddling is going to be huge: It’s already popular but a full generation of groms has yet to grow up practicing the sport. Once they do, the possibilities of the high performance realm are unimaginable. Here, 7-year-old Nathan van Vuuren tears it up. The future is bright.

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July 8, 2010 //

We’ve sung his praises before but Mike Waltze knows how to capture fine standup surfing artistry. With summer in full swing, we give you another worthy Waltze clip of goofy-footed style-master Robby Naish tearing it up on a few Hawaiian left handers. Tis’ the season. Waltze.com

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June 29, 2010 //

The ocean ain’t the only place to shred. Here, Tomahawk’s Evan Lloyd tears apart a standing wave on the Kings River near Fresno, Calif. Lloyd and other river aficionads have begun to explore the potential of river waves around the country.

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June 9, 2010 //

Get me some SUPin. These boys know how to get ‘er done in the Dirty South.

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May 26, 2010 //

Getting your gear ripped off sucks. Orange County, Calif. standup paddlers, keep your eyes peeled. Yesterday (May 25), Rainbow Sandal’s Pat Huber had this classic Gerry Lopez, 8’11″ custom standup board stolen in San Clemente (click on the image for a better view). This swallow tailed beauty is hard to miss, featuring green lines over […]

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May 26, 2010 //

This winter, El Nino didn’t just create epic surf up and down the California coastline. Snowstorms, made more powerful from the “Southern Oscillation” in the tropical Pacific Ocean, pummeled the Sierras, creating an enormous snowpack that has river runners everywhere frothing. Here, former professional kayakers turned river SUPers Taylor Robertson and Dan Gavere ride the […]

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May 25, 2010 //

Slater Trout may only be 15 but he paddles like a man. The Hawaiian won the elite race of the Gulf Coast Standup Paddle Championships last weekend. Although the temperature and conditions were extreme, Slater kept his cool and a solid lead from the start of the race amongst the 60 plus Elite competitors over […]

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May 19, 2010 //

We’re suckers for a good overnighter here at SUP magazine (see Standup Safari, Spring 2010). Everything you need, strapped to the nose of your board. Camping where you can, looking for waves, fishing or just hounding for scenery be it ocean, lake or river.

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May 18, 2010 //

By now, chances are good you’ve seen the glory rides from February’s 2010 Waterman League Sunset Pro. But what about the carnage? Check out these chunderings. Big Sunset always makes for some goodins’. Great stuff from some talented waterman. -JC

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May 13, 2010 //

At 16, Hawaii’s Kai Lenny has earned the respect of Earth’s greatest waterman–legends like Laird Hamilton and Gerry Lopez– because of his windsurfing, kiting, surfing and, yes, standup paddling abilities. So what does that all really mean? Put simply: ‘ Kid’s just a shredder.’ Sit back, relax, and enjoy the Tao of Kai as filmed […]

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