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July 31, 2012 //

The 5th Annual Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle (BOP) will be held September 29-30 at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California. Registration is now open for all events and closes September 27. Races include the Open Age Group Race, Elite Race (Men and Wahine), Distance Race, SUP Surf Relays and Kids’ […]

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July 25, 2012 //

This spring, SUP magazine editor Joe Carberry visited Hawaii, collecting a series of interviews with some of the best paddlers on the islands. Here, we sit down with Dave Kalama as he talks about overcoming injury, wanting to win back his Molokai title, surf trips and making a living from the waterman lifestyle. The interview […]

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July 24, 2012 //

Standup paddling isn’t about one thing in the water in particular. It’s about all of it. Surfing, river-running, touring the lake, fishing. Enjoying the bodies of water closest to your home can make you appreciate home that much more. Check out this short film by Pennsylvania’s Rocky Woodling, as he takes pride in the river […]

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July 20, 2012 //

Talia Gangini loves to play in the water. And she loves to do it with her pals. Gangini, who finished third in last year’s SUP Awards and is up for another one this year, is a perennial downwind favorite and a skilled surfer. But she puts all her skills on display in this cut…

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July 18, 2012 //

This spring, Candice Appleby, Dave Boehne, CD Kinley, Anthony Vela and Slater Trout went on a soul surfing adventure to the far east, exploring the exotic setups and culture of Taiwan. Check out the full photo essay by talented lensman Neil Armstrong in the Summer issue of SUP magazine, on newsstands everywhere now.

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July 16, 2012 //

The Waterman League and the Standup World Tour recently teamed up with Pacifico to bring you Pacifico Moments, a lifestyle video piece that follows athletes around the world as they compete on the tour or just find their inner waterman. Here’s the first episode with the intrepid host, Tristan Boxford.

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July 10, 2012 //

Zane Schweitzer, Connor Baxter and friends spend a day playing in the surf and sun on Maui. When the wind increases, Schweitzer swaps his SUP for another water toy. Soon after, Baxter can’t help but join Schweitzer, trying something we’ve never seen before…

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July 9, 2012 //

This spring, Candice Appleby, Dave Boehne, CD Kinley, Anthony Vela and Slater Trout went on a soul surfing adventure to the far east, exploring the exotic setups and culture of Taiwan. Check out the full photo essay by talented lensman Neil Armstrong in the Summer issue of SUP magazine, on newsstands everywhere now.

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June 29, 2012 //

This spring, Candice Appleby, Dave Boehne, CD Kinley, Anthony Vela and Slater Trout went on a soul surfing adventure to the far east, exploring the exotic setups and culture of Taiwan. Check out the full photo essay by talented lensman Neil Armstrong in the Summer issue of SUP magazine, on newsstands everywhere now.

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June 28, 2012 //

Tahiti’s Teahupo’o has been a destination for thrill-seeking bodyboarders and surfers for decades. The break has been referred to as many things, including “the glorified closeout,” “the heaviest wave in the world,” and sometimes, “too big.” Windsurfers and kitesurfers have also conquered the so-called “place of skulls” and in 2009, Laird Hamilton standup paddlesurfed the […]

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