Boys_Mantle
July 15, 2013 //

The inside story of two friends on a 600-mile hike and 400-mile standup paddle down the length of Baja.

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DCIM100GOPRO
June 21, 2013 //

Sometimes you just need to quit your finance job and paddle down the entire length of the Missouri River on a SUP. Right? People like Scott Mestrezat do.

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ISUP_1
May 15, 2013 //

Traveling is hard. Traveling with SUPs is harder. Enter the inflatable SUP.

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Dave-kalama-stand-up-traveling-mantle
February 12, 2013 //

In this episode of Stand Up Traveling, Dave stops by American Surf Industries to talk about Imagine’s new flatwater raceboard. And, after a quick phone call, Jamie Mitchell decides to join the adventure to Namotu.

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GC3
January 29, 2013 //

Germans Markus and Maria had a common idea for adventurous couples: take a big trip before they got tied down. When the opportunity to run the Grand Canyon, they took it, even if it was December.

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Kalama_mantle
January 25, 2013 //

In episode one of Stand Up Traveling, the new web series following Dave Kalama’s SUP exploits, Kalama visits where he learned to surf and goes for a training paddle with Jamie Mitchell and crew.

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Gulf-Islands-2
January 24, 2013 //

Doubled my distance for the day, saw orcas, paddled downwind all the way, and the sun came out to make this arguably the best day of my trip. I covered over 120km (75 miles) in four days.

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gulf-islands2-mantle
January 15, 2013 //

I woke up to a sea lion patrolling my beach. No bother, I packed up, checked the ferry schedules and got onto the water for my first crossing from Saltspring to Pender.

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Gulf-Islands-mantle
January 8, 2013 //

With gear stowed atop his SUP and a general idea of what to expect on a solo trip, Mike Darbyshire took off toward the Gulf Islands.

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Field-Notes-fla-mantle
January 2, 2013 //

Filmmaker Chris Aguilar wraps up his journey through Florida and reflects on his time on the Gulf Coast.

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