March 4, 2011 //

What up playas’? It’s Name that Spot time again. Ladies, name this storied beach and win Victory Kore Dry tops and bottoms. Phellas, nail the name and win a free spring issue of SUP magazine and a SUP mag t-shirt. So Name that Spot (Hint? Not the Great Lakes). The only requirement besides naming the […]

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March 3, 2011 //

(Breckenridge, Colo.) — In conjunction with the consumer launch of its first lines of performance watersports apparel, SeasonFive is proud to add standup racer Terri Plunkett to its professional roster. A leader in the standup racing community, Terri will represent SeasonFive at eight world-class competitions in 2011, including: Dana Point Challenge, Mongoose Cup, Battle of […]

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March 3, 2011 //

For numero tres of our Destination 3 series, the ladies hit one of the world’s longest lefts, Pavones, in southern Costa Rica. They may not have timed their visit with the ultimate swell pattern, but they experienced one of Central America’s finest waves and the personalities that live near it. Check back as we continue […]

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March 3, 2011 //

(Orange County, Calif.) – Surf industry veteran Mike Vavak dreamed of being a father since he was 15 years old. He told his then girlfriend, now wife, Shimrit that their first child would be a boy and his name would be Milo David Vavak. On Feb 11, 2009, that dream became a reality which quickly […]

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March 1, 2011 //

(San Clemente, Calf.)– Imagine Surf is pleased to announce the addition of extreme waterman Garrett McNamara to its pro surfing team. Imagine surf, which was founded in 2002 in Canada, began to make stand up paddleboards in 2006 and has since grown into one of the premiere SUP brands in the world, with a line […]

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February 28, 2011 //

(Costa Mesa, Calif.)–Tahoe SUP and Quickblade Paddles will be introducing a touring-specific, true bamboo veneer paddle. Each paddle will feature a carbon fiber shaft and its own unique bamboo wood grain. Quickblade was the only choice for Tahoe SUP founder, Nate Brouwer, when thinking of a counterpart for the project. “Quickblade is the epitome of […]

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February 25, 2011 //

Welcome back to the Destination 3 video series as the crew shares another epic segment from their Costa Rica mission and continues their quest to raise global awareness about plastic contamination of our blessed ocean. In this edition, they take to the surf, laying board and paddle to the playful waves near Tamarindo. We couldn’t […]

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February 25, 2011 //

By now, you’ve probably read about Jenny Kalmbach’s and Morgan Hoesterey’s Destination 3 Degrees project, a mission to paddle all of the Hawaiian Island channels on standup boards, raising awareness of plastic’s affect on our oceans in the process. The duo continues their mission in Costa Rica, paddling Kalmbach’s native country. And SUP magazine wanted […]

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February 24, 2011 //

(Dana Point, Calf.)–On the heels of signing Slater Trout, Infinity Stand Up Paddleboards announced the addition of Dana Point, Calif.’s CD Kinley to their team. The 17-year old will ride Infinity’s 8’2″ Carver on the competition circuit this season. In other Infinity news, brand manager/designer Dave Boehne signed with the Werner Paddles team as an […]

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February 17, 2011 //

Full of equal parts intimidation and excitement, I head to Laguna Beach to meet up with four strangers for my SUP Boot Camp indoctrination. It’s just shy of 0800 as I pull up to Stand Up Paddle Co., and spot the ubiquitous Werner Paddles Dodge Sprinter van. Moments later an extremely fit and cheerful Nikki […]

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