December 5, 2011 //

(ENCINITAS, Calif.) – In the spirit of encouraging people “to push the boundaries of fun,” Boardworks has launched a video contest called “What’s Your Move?” where stand up paddle (SUP) board enthusiasts showcase “all kinds of cool moves” on their boards. And here is the kicker. It doesn’t have to be in the surf, flatwater, […]

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December 2, 2011 //

Morgan Hoesterey’s and Gillian Gibree’s California road trip continues with a tour of Santa Barbara County. Needless to say, the surf wasn’t firin’. But this is where the “trip” in “road trip” comes in. Here, with filmmaker Chris Aguilar, the girls highlight the beauty of fall in California, and introduce us to a couple of […]

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December 1, 2011 //

Brandi Cumin Baksic, isn’t your typical middle-aged woman: International SUP Champion, mom, wife, firefighter, triathlete, Ironman competitor–-she could answer to them all.

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November 30, 2011 //

This fall, accompanied by SUP Award-winning filmmaker Chris Aguilar, standup paddlers Morgan Hoesterey and Gillian Gibree set out on a California road trip in search of waves. While they didn’t find pumping swell, they did find fun in the proverbial journey, exploring the Golden State during the best season to explore the Golden State. And […]

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November 30, 2011 //

Things have been windy in Hawaii lately. Like howling, 35-mile-per-hour windy. With the entire surf industry converging on Oahu for a series of notable events–-specifically the Eddie Aikau Opening Ceremony, the Vans Triple Crown and Surfer Poll–-Rob Machado took timeout with Jamie Mitchell to go for a macking downwind run from Turtle Bay to Waimea […]

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November 28, 2011 //

Kai Lenny is currently competing at the Big Island final of the Standup World Tour. But he’s in full celebration mode. In October, Lenny wrapped up his second world championship in Brazil. Funny thing is, the win isn’t making him complacent. The kid just wants more titles. A scary thought for the rest of the […]

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November 23, 2011 //

One thing is certain: Peter Trow knows how to handle himself behind the lens and in the editing bay. From Novia Scotia to Iceland (more on that in the winter issue of SUP Mag) to the Sri Lankan coast, Trow’s short flicks featuring artistic angles and thoughtful presentation have become viral sensations across the blogoshphere. […]

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November 22, 2011 //

As an avid waterwoman, fitness expert and sports model, Suzie Cooney of Suzie Trains Maui has helped hundreds of people get in shape, conquer their fears of the ocean and experience standup paddling.

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November 19, 2011 //

In a dramatic close to the Standup World Series’ Namotu World Paddle Challenge presented by Air Pacific, a final tiebreak was held to decide the final overall results for the event’s 1st and 3rd places. After a fiercely fought race around the island of Namotu, combining distance paddling with in-and-out through the surf components, Connor […]

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November 14, 2011 //

Regardless of whether its ocean or river waves, Starboard’s Dan Gavere knows how to get his surf on. Here, Gavere paddles into the endless waves created by sternwheelers on the Columbia River, proving again, without a doubt, that wherever there’s water, he’ll always find a ride.

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