September 22, 2011 //

Starboard’s Sean Poynter recently traveled down to Puerto Escondido for the Central Surf Pro. After three days of barrels he grabbed the win south of the border. Here’s his side of the story: It was my second time going down to Puerto and once again, it was an epic trip. I made a bunch of […]

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September 21, 2011 //

The StandUp World Tour is launching a People’s Choice award at its first stop on the mainland, the Huntington Beach Pro, scheduled for Sept. 28-Oct 2. Five riders will be selected by open voting to compete in the Super Session, a single heat to be held on Oct. 1st. The Super Session will be judged […]

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September 19, 2011 //

Last weekend’s much anticipated Hennessey’s-WPA World Championships was “a success,” event director Tim Ritter said. Saturday’s events drew in elite standup paddlers and prone paddlers from around the world, making for exciting races and a strong competitive field with lots of wins for Australia. The day of racing began at 7:45 in the morning with […]

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September 15, 2011 //

It’s time for the final installment of The Indo Chronicles–a video series previewing the print feature, 14 Days in the Fall Issue of SUP magazine (on sale now). In this, the seventh installment, we profile Dave Kalama, one of Earth’s most fabled watermen. Aside from being on the forefront of the tow-surfing movement in the […]

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September 12, 2011 //

(SAN CLEMENTE, CA) — In an effort to put on the finest standup paddling festival possible, the Santa Catalina Island Company announced today it’s partnered with REVO Sunglasses along with other fantastic brands to host a high-energy SUP Festival on Catalina Island, Friday September 30th to Sunday October 2nd, 2011. “We are looking forward to […]

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September 9, 2011 //

The Indo Chronicles are back–a video series previewing the print feature, 14 Days, coming out soon in the Fall issue of SUP magazine (on sale Sept. 14). In this, the sixth installment, we profile Chuck Patterson, a gifted athlete with incredible surf, kite, snow and SUP skills. He’s also, arguably, one of the most powerful standup surfers on the planet.

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September 7, 2011 //

(Honolulu, Hawaii) – C4 Waterman, Inc. and Boardworks Surf announce that they have agreed to terminate their licensing and distribution agreement effective September 1, 2011. Previously, the Honolulu, Hawaii-based water and paddle sports company licensed its standup paddle (SUP) designs to Boardworks Surf, an Encinitas, California-based manufacturer and distributor of surfboards and standup paddle boards. […]

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September 2, 2011 //

It’s time, once again, for the The Indo Chronicles, a video series previewing the print feature, 14 Days, coming out soon in the Fall issue of SUP magazine (on sale Sept. 14). In this fifth installment, we profile Talia Gangini, a talented goofy footer from Maui who brought a touch of reality and a much-needed […]

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August 30, 2011 //

The Duke’s OceanFest is held every August in Waikiki. The week-long festival is a celebration in honor of Hawaiian waterman Duke Kahanamoku. Various ocean events take place over the seven days from tandem surfing to surf polo. Competitive standup paddler Connor Baxter was there to take part in the festivities. Here’s a recap from his […]

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August 29, 2011 //

It’s time, once again, for the The Indo Chronicles, a video series previewing the print feature, 14 Days, coming out soon in the Fall issue of SUP magazine (on sale Sept. 14). In this fourth installment, we profile Connor Baxter, a recent Molokai to Oahu winner and one of the best open-ocean racers in the […]

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