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January 17, 2012 //

Jenny Kalmbach is a dominant paddler and a staple in the racing world, as well as Top Female Paddler of 2011. Now, she’s profiled in SUP Women.

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January 13, 2012 //

I’ve been in the ocean my whole life. I learned how to standup paddle here on Maui when Laird (Hamilton), Dave Kalama and Loch (Eggers) were down at Ho’okipa with their huge standup boards and they let me go out at the point. I remember catching my first wave and being hooked. I was 9 or 10.

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January 12, 2012 //

Florida is paddle deep in the SUP explosion, especially its southwest Gulf region. With warm water year-round (it might dip down into the 60s in the dead of, ahem, winter) and more of it than actual land, southwest Florida seems designed for SUP fishing, racing, touring and, occasionally, surfing.

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January 11, 2012 //

As the popularity of SUP spreads across the planet, John McNeil of the Wet Mitten Surf Shop is growing right along with it. No longer confined to sunny ocean shores, new businesses are taking advantage of this unprecedented growth. With their first shop opening up in Grand Haven, Michigan in Spring 2010 and their second […]

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January 10, 2012 //

In the Winter Issue of SUP magazine, intrepid traveler Victor Myers penned “Motorcycle Diaries,” a personal narrative of four young adventurers exploring Central America via motorcycles, paddling their inflatable standup boards as much as possible, and drinking a whole lot of beer. It’s a timeless feature available on newsstands now. And as is the philosophy […]

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January 4, 2012 //

Gillian Gibree is a practicing yogi and has been at the forefront of the SUP yoga movement. She’s also a top racer and part of our SUP Women series.

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December 28, 2011 //

It’s been a good year here at SUP Magazine. And if you’re reading this, it’s now even better. Because 2011 has been all about you, the reader. We’ve spent long days (and nights) in front of the computer screen to feature the most complete standup viewing experience in the world. From the magazine, to the […]

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December 20, 2011 //

If you haven’t heard of this talented 24-year-old consider yourself on notice as she takes her turn in our profile series on influential women in the sport.

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December 16, 2011 //

Helga Goebel is one of the fastest women on the East Coast, dominating the southeast racing scene for the past three years. Check her out in SUP Women.

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December 14, 2011 //

This fall during the Standup World Tour’s Huntington Beach, Calif. stop, the Waterman League caught up with local shredder Daniel Hughes, whose progressive surfing has earned him well-deserved buzz going in to 2012.

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